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ERIC Number: ED313427
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980
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Census of Population and Housing, 1980. School District Equivalency Files: MARF 3 [and] MARF 4 [machine-readable data files].
National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.
Two data files which contain the 1980 Census of Population and Housing School District Equivalency Files, Master Reference Files (MARF) 3 and 4, are presented. These equivalency files were created by the Bureau of the Census using school district boundary maps. MARF 3 contains geographic items from census Summary Tape Files (STF) 1A and 3A as well as total population and housing counts. MARF 4 contains geographic items from census STFs 1B and 3B and total population and housing unit counts. The record count for MARF 3 is 382,058, and that for MARF 4 is 2,940,437. These files allow the user to prepare additional data summaries relevant to school districts and to relate administrative record summaries with census geographic data. TYPE OF SURVEY: National Survey; Census. POPULATION: All Persons and Housing Units in the United States. RESPONDENTS: Citizens of the United States. YEAR OF EARLIEST DATA: 1980. (SLD)
U.S. Department of Education (ED), Office of Educational Research and Improvement (OERI), Information Technology Branch, 555 New Jersey Avenue N.W., Washington, DC 20208-5725. Telephone (202) 357-6528/6522. (MARF 3: $175; MARF 4: $575).
Publication Type: Machine-Readable Data Files; Numerical/Quantitative Data
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Language: English
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Authoring Institution: National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.