Hartford County population data from 1990 census.
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For those of you who will be using Splus:
Population data for the 29 towns that
make up Hartford County, CT. Click on HTML to view in nicely formatted version,
and click on TABLE to view in a form well suited to
read.table or scan in Splus.
The first row of the TABLE gives the names of the variables,
The fields of the table are separated by commas. Read into Splus using
- FIPS.STATE: 09 = CT
- FIPS.COUNTY90: 03 = Hartford County
- FIPS.COUSUB90: town code
- STUB.GEO: town name
- P0010001: total population for town
- P0080001: white
- P0080002: black
- P0080003: American Indian, ...
- P0080004: Asian, ...
- P0080005: other
- P0100001: Hispanic origin
$population <- read.table("file-name",header=T, sep=",")
where you should replace file-name by the name of the file
in which you save the TABLE as text.