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1990 census of population and housing , Subject summary tape file (SSTF 1). The foreign-born population in the United States
Contains sample data weighted to represent the total population and contains 100-percent counts and unweighted sample counts for total persons and total housing units.

United States Bureau of the Census. Data User Services Division.
Washington, DC : U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Data User Services Division[1994]

System Details :

System requirements: Computer system capable of using a CD-ROM drive; if IBM PC or compatible, requires MS-DOS 3.3 or higher, DOS file manager software (e.g., Microsoft CD-ROM Extensions 2.0 or higher), requires appropriate retrieval software for ISO 9660 CD-ROMS (software included on the disk will run only on an MS-DOS PC); 520K RAM; CD-ROM drive; your CONFIG.SYS file must include these lines: FILES=29; BUFFERS=20 or any higher number.
Disk characteristics: CD-ROM.
Written in dBase III+ format.
ISO 9660 format.


Notes :

Title from disk label.
Hierarchical file structure.
Shipping list no.: 94-0036-E.
"Issued July 1994"
Includes improved software.
Technical documentation included on disk.
"CD90SSTF01."


Subject Headings :

Immigrants -- United States -- Statistics -- Databases
United States -- Census, 1990 -- Databases
United States -- Population -- Statistics -- Databases


Record Info :

(OCoLC)ocm31211522
(GPO)95052865
(InU)BMZ7198NW
(InU)BMZ8592FW
(InU)AEV4245BB


Indiana University Catalog Information


C 3.286: CD 90 SSTF 01 994-2

Go.bat in the root directory of the CD launches the program. No installation necessary. Program works fine. The database files open fine as well.


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