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Description

TV reports the number of televisions in the housing unit (none, one, or two or more). Any type of TV counted, as long as it worked.

In 1960, not all households received this question, and only 20 percent of cases in the IPUMS include the question. Such cases accurately represent proportional distributions but not correct absolute numbers for the total population. See SAMP1960 for instructions on making appropriate corrections to derive absolute numbers for the total population.

Codes and Frequencies



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Comparability

This variable is fully comparable across years and samples.

Universe

  • 1960: Not group quarters; 20 percent of cases (see SAMP1960).
  • 1970: Not group quarters, not vacant units.

Availability

United States
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  • 1970: 1% state fm1; 1% metro fm1; 1% neigh fm1
  • 1960: All samples
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Flags

QTV 

Editing Procedure

There is no editing procedure available for this variable.