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Census Information in the Library

describes the Library's collection of Census material in print, microfiche and CD/DVD

International Population Information

The Blume Library receives any printed reports dealing with international data that the Census Bureau makes available to depository libraries. In recent years, however, very few reports have been issued. Most of the titles listed below are from the 1970's and 1980's. provides this International Databaseinternet

Country Demographic Profiles. C 3.205/3:DP- . (Not produced currently) Published in the late 1970's and early 1980's, these reporst give population, social and economic characteristics for several, mostly developing, countries. These are the countries whose reports are held by the Library: Bangladesh, Botswana, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ghana, Guatemala, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Jamaica, Kenya, Liberia, Malaysia, Morocco, Nepal, Pakistan, Panama, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Thailand, and Turkey.

International Population Series. C 3.186:P-95/ . (very irregular) Sub-series of the Current Population Reports. Early reports in this series gave demographic and economic data for some Communist countries; more recently, reports give worldwide information on a particular subject, like aging or health. The most recent report is a 2001 edition of An Aging World (C 3.186:P-95/01-1).

Women of the World. C 3.2:W 84. (Not produced currently) Series of four regional reports (published in the early 1980's) and a summary chartbook giving demographic, social, economic and fertility statistics on women, mostly in developing countries.

World Population Profile. C 3.205/3:WP- . 1975-- (biennial/somewhat irregular). Time series of primarily demographic data; the amount of information in each edition varies widely. These are the years for which the Library has reports: 1975, 1977, 1981, 1983, 1985, 1987, 1989, 1991, 1994, 1996, 1998.

In addition to these series, there are some miscellaneous (mostly older) printed reports in the Library:

C 3.205:C 44/4 Nonagricultural Employment in Mainland China.1965.
C 3.205: So 8/3 Soviet Financial System: Structure, Operation and Statistics. 1968.
C 3.205: Y 9/2 Labor Force of Yugoslavia. 1965.
C 3.205/3: FP-73 Family Planning Statistics: 1965-1973.
C 3.205/3: TR-1 Agriculture and Population: World Perspectives and Problems. 1975.
C 3.205/3: WP-79A World Population Dynamics, 1950-79.
C 3.205/3: WP-98-2 HIV/AIDS in the Developing World. 1998.