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Scientific Data Documentation
Modified Age, Race, and Sex Data From The 1990 Census

y90.mars.zip


RECORD LAYOUT

   Character              Item Descripton
   ---------              ---------------
     1-2                  FIPS State Code
       3                  Blank
       4                  Sex Code:
                            1 = Male
                            2 = Female
       5                  Blank
       6                  Marital Status Code:
                            1 = Now Married (excluding separated)
                            2 = Widowed
                            3 = Divorced
                            4 = Separated
                            5 = Never Married (excluding all persons under 15
                                  years)
       7                  Blank
    8-10                  Age Designator:
                            0 = Under 1 year
                            1 = 1 year
                            2 = 2 years
                            3 = 3 years
                              .
                              .
                          113 = 113 years
                          114 = 114 years
                          115 = 115 years
                          116 = All ages
   11-18                  Not Hispanic Orgin, White
   19-25                  Not Hispanic Orgin, Black
   26-32                  Not Hispanic Orgin, American Indian, Eskimo, or Aleut
   33-39                  Not Hispanic Orgin, Asian or Pacific Islander
   40-46                  Mexican, White
   47-53                  Mexican, Black
   54-60                  Mexican, American Indian, Eskimo, or Aleut
   61-67                  Mexican, Asian or Pacific Islander
   68-74                  Puerto Rican, White
   75-81                  Puerto Rican, Black
   82-88                  Puerto Rican, American Indian, Eskimo, or Aleut
   89-95                  Puerto Rican, Asian or Pacific Islander
  96-102                  Cuban, White
 103-109                  Cuban, Black
 110-116                  Cuban, American Indian, Eskimo, or Aleut
 117-123                  Cuban, Asian or Pacific Islander
 124-130                  Other Hispanic, White
 131-137                  Other Hispanic, Black
 138-144                  Other Hispanic, American Indian, Eskimo, or Aleut
 145-151                  Other Hispanic, Asian or Pacific Islander




This page last reviewed: Thursday, January 28, 2016
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