Volume 65 - Number 3 - Fall 1999

T. Machine-Readable Data Files (MRDF)

References to data of demographic interest that are stored in machine-readable form and to computer programs and microcomputer software for demographic analysis. All MRDFs coded under this heading are cross-referenced to specific subject categories as appropriate. Articles concerned with the availability of MRDFs are also included.

65:30836 Gutmann, Myron P.; Pullum, Sara M.; Cunfer, Geoffrey A.; Hagen, Delia. Great Plains Population and Environment Database. Texas Population Research Center Paper, No. 98-99-01, 1998-1999. ii, 178 pp. University of Texas, Texas Population Research Center: Austin, Texas. In Eng.
"This document describes the Great Plains Population and Environment Database (GPPED) created at the University of Texas at Austin and at Colorado State University during 1995-1998.... The data represented are drawn from historical censuses of population and agriculture, historical and contemporary weather records, and a variety of other data about social and economic conditions, and the spatial and environmental circumstances of the Great Plains."
Correspondence: M. P. Gutmann, University of Texas, Population Research Center, Austin, TX 78712-1088. E-mail: myron@prc.utexas.edu. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).


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