Metropolitan Area Religious Ecology, 1980

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Name of the metropolitan area, as defined by the U.S. Census Bureau for 1980. (SMSA)
2) Land area of the metropolitan area in square miles. (AREA)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2891925.3882172
3) Population of metropolitan area in 1980. (POP80)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289553526.415998971
4) Population of metropolitan area in 1970. (POP70)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289499429.301993205
5) Initiates to Transcendental Meditation in 1970 living in urban areas. (TM1970)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28943.502117
6) Initiates to Transcendental Meditation in 1975 living in urban areas. (TM1975)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289654.1631493
7) Initiates to Transcendental Meditation in 1977 living in urban areas. (TM1977)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28990.166194
8) Initiates to Transcendental Meditation in 1967-1977 living in urban areas. (TM196777)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2892046.1354538
9) Christian Science practitioners and healers as listed in a 1984 issue of the magazine Christian Science Journal. (CHRSCI)
TOTAL%
0) 7224.9
1) 5519.0
2) 3612.5
3) 2910.0
4) 196.6
5) 103.5
6) 31.0
7) 82.8
8) 41.4
9) 51.7
10) 51.7
11) 41.4
12) 31.0
13) 20.7
14) 31.0
15) 20.7
16) 10.3
19) 10.3
20) 10.3
24) 31.0
25) 20.7
28) 10.3
32) 10.3
33) 20.7
34) 10.3
36) 10.3
37) 10.3
39) 10.3
40) 10.3
41) 10.3
42) 10.3
45) 10.3
46) 20.7
55) 10.3
56) 10.3
70) 10.3
75) 10.3
110) 10.3
120) 10.3
153) 10.3
TOTAL289100.0
10) Number of listings in the 1974 edition of Spiritual Community Guide, including New Age centers, communities, bookstores, food stores, and restaurants. (SCG)
TOTAL%
0) 10937.7
1) 4816.6
2) 3311.4
3) 155.2
4) 165.5
5) 113.8
6) 31.0
7) 31.0
8) 51.7
9) 51.7
10) 31.0
12) 10.3
13) 41.4
14) 10.3
15) 31.0
16) 10.3
17) 20.7
19) 51.7
21) 10.3
22) 20.7
23) 10.3
26) 10.3
27) 10.3
28) 20.7
29) 10.3
30) 10.3
36) 10.3
37) 10.3
38) 20.7
39) 10.3
43) 10.3
53) 10.3
64) 10.3
131) 10.3
163) 10.3
248) 10.3
TOTAL289100.0
11) Number of readers' stories published in Fate magazine, 1975-1984. "True Mystic Experiences" and "My Proof of Survival." Most stories carried the name and town of the writer. (FATESTRY)
TOTAL%
0) 11539.8
1) 7224.9
2) 4114.2
3) 196.6
4) 72.4
5) 31.0
6) 62.1
7) 31.0
8) 20.7
9) 72.4
10) 10.3
13) 20.7
14) 31.0
15) 20.7
16) 10.3
19) 10.3
20) 10.3
33) 10.3
39) 10.3
60) 10.3
TOTAL289100.0
12) Number of individuals writing letters to the editor and published in Fate magazine, 1975-1984. These letters carried the author's name and the town he or she lived in. Only one letter is counted from each person, even when the individual submitted several, so the unit is letter writers not letters. (FATELET)
TOTAL%
0) 9934.3
1) 6622.8
2) 4214.5
3) 186.2
4) 134.5
5) 134.5
6) 51.7
7) 62.1
8) 31.0
9) 20.7
10) 20.7
11) 20.7
12) 20.7
13) 41.4
15) 31.0
16) 20.7
19) 10.3
22) 20.7
32) 10.3
38) 10.3
56) 10.3
77) 10.3
TOTAL289100.0
13) Members of churches and other religious groups in 1980. (CHRCHMEM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289262024.567473390
14) Members of four Black denominations in 1980. (BLACKMEM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2894081.13811630
15) Members of Roman Catholic churches in 1980. (CATHLICS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289121219.048331240
16) Members of Conservative Jewish congregations in 1980. (CONJEWS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289725.9762812
17) Members of Reform Jewish congregations in 1980. (REFJEWS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2891749.2425291
18) Members of the Metropolitan Community Church in 1980. (MCCMEM)
TOTAL%
0) 14650.5
20) 175.9
25) 82.8
30) 124.2
34) 10.3
40) 144.8
44) 10.3
46) 10.3
50) 206.9
54) 10.3
56) 10.3
60) 113.8
70) 41.4
76) 10.3
80) 51.7
90) 10.3
100) 51.7
104) 10.3
130) 20.7
134) 10.3
140) 10.3
146) 10.3
150) 62.1
160) 10.3
170) 10.3
180) 20.7
200) 62.1
220) 10.3
250) 10.3
252) 10.3
300) 20.7
360) 10.3
410) 10.3
460) 20.7
540) 10.3
642) 10.3
660) 10.3
740) 10.3
750) 10.3
800) 10.3
890) 10.3
1260) 10.3
4000) 10.3
TOTAL289100.0
19) Members of the Unitarian-Universalist congregations in 1980. (UNITMEM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289357.917745
20) Number of Scientology "Clears" in 1980. (SCNCLEAR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28829.861178
21) Urban population. (URBANPOP)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289475112.394964833
22) Population in 1960 of the metropolitan area as defined in 1980. (POP1960)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289425694.346889500
23) Church members in 1971. (CHMEM71)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289228021.346434779
24) Roman Catholic Church members in 1971. (CATHOL71)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289112470.121324526
25) Unitarian-Universalist Church members in 1971. (UNIT71)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289435.82923
26) Percent of area reporting crimes to the FBI. (FBICOVER)
TOTAL%
63.7) 10.4
78.4) 10.4
80.2) 10.4
80.4) 10.4
84.9) 10.4
89.0666666666667) 10.4
89.2666666666667) 10.4
90.2666666666667) 10.4
90.9) 10.4
91.0666666666667) 10.4
91.5666666666667) 10.4
92.2) 20.8
92.5666666666667) 10.4
93.2666666666667) 10.4
93.7666666666667) 10.4
94.0666666666667) 10.4
94.4) 10.4
95.0666666666667) 10.4
95.5) 10.4
95.7) 10.4
96.2666666666667) 10.4
96.4) 10.4
97.2) 10.4
97.4) 10.4
97.5666666666667) 10.4
97.7666666666667) 20.8
98.0666666666667) 10.4
98.2) 20.8
98.2666666666667) 10.4
98.4) 10.4
98.5666666666667) 10.4
98.7) 41.6
98.7666666666667) 20.8
98.9) 10.4
99) 10.4
99.0666666666667) 31.2
99.2) 31.2
99.2666666666667) 10.4
99.4) 41.6
99.5) 20.8
99.5666666666667) 83.2
99.7) 20.8
99.9) 104.0
100) 17269.6
Missing42 
TOTAL247100.0
27) Murders and non-negligent manslaughters in 1980. (MURDERS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL24774.381199
28) Forcible rapes in 1980. (RAPES)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL247275.879559
29) Robberies in 1980. (ROBBERY)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2472027.2967728
30) Assaults in 1980. (ASSAULT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2472049.7984762
31) Burglaries in 1980. (BURGLARY)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL24711904.80623754
32) Larceny/thefts in 1980. (LARCENY)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL24722071.14236793
33) Motor vehicle thefts in 1980. (CARTHEFT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2473658.68410353
34) Percent foreign-born in 1980. (FORNBORN)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2894.2244
35) Native persons. Percent born in their state of residence in 1980. (NATVBORN)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28966.67316
36) Percent living in a different house in 1975 from that in 1980. (DIFHOUSE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28949.2179
37) Of people age twenty-five and above, the percent that are high school graduates in 1980. (HIGHSCHL)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28967.5488
38) Of people age twenty-five and above, the percent who completed four or more years of college in 1980. (COLLEGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28916.1635
39) Median 1970 family income in dollars. (FAMINCM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28919797.082751
40) 1979 per capita income in dollars. (PCINCM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2897101.606976
41) Percent of families below poverty level in 1979. (POVERTY)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2899.0333
42) Geographic latitude of the central city of the metropolitan area. (LATITUDE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28937.7765
43) Geographic longitude of the central city of the metropolitan area. (LNGITUDE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28991.96415
44) Listings in the 1984 edition of Bob Damron's Address Book, a traveler's guide of gay meeting places. (DAMRON)
TOTAL%
0) 3411.8
1) 3813.1
2) 3712.8
3) 279.3
4) 155.2
5) 217.3
6) 175.9
7) 103.5
8) 103.5
9) 20.7
10) 31.0
11) 103.5
12) 31.0
13) 51.7
14) 31.0
15) 51.7
16) 41.4
17) 10.3
18) 20.7
19) 20.7
20) 10.3
21) 20.7
22) 20.7
26) 20.7
27) 10.3
28) 41.4
30) 10.3
31) 20.7
32) 10.3
35) 10.3
40) 20.7
41) 10.3
45) 20.7
49) 20.7
50) 20.7
57) 10.3
58) 10.3
60) 10.3
62) 10.3
69) 20.7
70) 10.3
71) 10.3
76) 10.3
86) 10.3
130) 10.3
175) 10.3
264) 10.3
278) 10.3
TOTAL289100.0
45) Of people age fifteen and above, percent that are married in 1980. (MARRIED)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28958.134
46) Of people age fifteen and above, percent that are divorced in 1980. (DIVORCED)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2896.4751
47) Sex ratio: number of males per one hundred females in 1980. (SEXRAT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28995.315
48) Number of marriages in 1979. (MARRIAGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2825401.8838822
49) Number of divorces in 1979. (DIVORCES)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2823041.4334829
50) Number of suicides in 1980. (SUIC80)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28967.17118
51) Number of homicides in 1980. (HOMIC80)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28967.592191
52) Black population in 1980. (BLACK)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28972759.349189509
53) Black population in 1970. (BLACK70)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28960567.311166674
54) Percent of the population age 65 and over. (OVER65)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28910.5993
55) Population over age 18 (in thousands) in 1980. (ADULT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289399.176730
56) Median age of population in 1980. (MEDAGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28929.3983
57) Urban population in 1970. (URBAN70)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289417704.505947119
58) Number of businesses listed in 1984 gay guides. (GAYBUS)
TOTAL%
0) 19467.1
1) 3813.1
2) 165.5
3) 51.7
4) 51.7
5) 51.7
6) 31.0
7) 41.4
8) 10.3
9) 10.3
10) 20.7
11) 10.3
12) 10.3
14) 20.7
15) 10.3
16) 10.3
17) 10.3
18) 10.3
19) 10.3
21) 20.7
28) 10.3
81) 10.3
86) 10.3
317) 10.3
TOTAL289100.0
59) Number of public bath houses listed in 1984 gay guides. (GAYBATHS)
TOTAL%
0) 22979.2
1) 2910.0
2) 144.8
3) 62.1
4) 41.4
5) 31.0
6) 10.3
14) 10.3
16) 10.3
28) 10.3
TOTAL289100.0
60) Number of gay groups listed in 1984 gay guides. (GAYGRPS)
TOTAL%
0) 12643.6
1) 5117.6
2) 258.7
3) 196.6
4) 144.8
5) 72.4
6) 62.1
7) 93.1
8) 51.7
9) 62.1
10) 31.0
12) 20.7
13) 20.7
15) 10.3
16) 20.7
18) 20.7
19) 10.3
20) 20.7
26) 10.3
45) 10.3
53) 10.3
69) 10.3
73) 10.3
141) 10.3
TOTAL289100.0
61) Number of hotels listed in 1984 gay guides. (GAYHOTEL)
TOTAL%
0) 24384.1
1) 238.0
2) 72.4
3) 20.7
4) 51.7
7) 20.7
10) 10.3
12) 20.7
15) 10.3
18) 20.7
36) 10.3
TOTAL289100.0
62) Number of bookstores listed in 1984 gay guides. (GAYBKSTR)
TOTAL%
0) 13346.0
1) 5218.0
2) 3211.1
3) 196.6
4) 113.8
5) 113.8
6) 82.8
7) 41.4
8) 20.7
9) 41.4
10) 31.0
11) 20.7
12) 10.3
14) 10.3
16) 10.3
18) 10.3
26) 10.3
29) 20.7
30) 10.3
TOTAL289100.0
63) Number of services listed in 1984 gay guides. (GAYSRVC)
TOTAL%
0) 18062.3
1) 4615.9
2) 155.2
3) 196.6
4) 124.2
5) 20.7
6) 20.7
7) 10.3
8) 20.7
10) 10.3
12) 31.0
15) 10.3
20) 10.3
23) 10.3
27) 10.3
46) 10.3
129) 10.3
TOTAL289100.0
64) Number of restaurants and bars listed in 1984 gay guides. (GAYREST)
TOTAL%
0) 5519.0
1) 5318.3
2) 3311.4
3) 279.3
4) 248.3
5) 103.5
6) 82.8
7) 93.1
8) 62.1
9) 51.7
10) 41.4
11) 82.8
12) 31.0
13) 41.4
14) 20.7
15) 20.7
18) 41.4
19) 31.0
22) 10.3
23) 20.7
24) 31.0
25) 10.3
28) 10.3
31) 31.0
33) 31.0
35) 10.3
39) 10.3
40) 10.3
42) 10.3
43) 10.3
45) 10.3
49) 10.3
57) 20.7
59) 10.3
72) 10.3
132) 10.3
184) 10.3
195) 10.3
225) 10.3
TOTAL289100.0
65) Number of religious groups listed in 1984 gay guides. (GAYREL)
TOTAL%
0) 15152.2
1) 5619.4
2) 269.0
3) 165.5
4) 82.8
5) 82.8
6) 41.4
7) 72.4
8) 41.4
10) 10.3
11) 20.7
12) 10.3
16) 10.3
20) 10.3
21) 10.3
27) 10.3
47) 10.3
TOTAL289100.0
66) Total number of listings from four gay guides. (FOURGAYG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28922.9971
67) Number of listings in the Gay Yellow Pages in 1984. (LISTGYP)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28915.86556
68) Number of listings in Places of Interest in 1984. (LISTPOI)
TOTAL%
0) 5117.6
1) 4214.5
2) 238.0
3) 238.0
4) 175.9
5) 175.9
6) 144.8
7) 103.5
8) 93.1
9) 62.1
10) 31.0
11) 82.8
12) 31.0
13) 31.0
14) 41.4
15) 62.1
16) 10.3
17) 51.7
18) 31.0
19) 10.3
20) 20.7
22) 20.7
24) 10.3
26) 10.3
28) 31.0
30) 20.7
31) 20.7
32) 31.0
33) 10.3
34) 31.0
35) 10.3
39) 10.3
47) 10.3
51) 31.0
55) 10.3
57) 10.3
61) 10.3
64) 10.3
66) 20.7
67) 10.3
79) 10.3
80) 10.3
82) 10.3
133) 10.3
210) 10.3
284) 10.3
286) 10.3
TOTAL289100.0
69) Number of listings in Gaia's Guide in 1984. (LISTGAI)
TOTAL%
0) 9231.8
1) 5318.3
2) 279.3
3) 217.3
4) 144.8
5) 82.8
6) 124.2
7) 62.1
8) 82.8
9) 72.4
10) 72.4
11) 10.3
12) 10.3
13) 10.3
14) 51.7
15) 20.7
16) 20.7
17) 10.3
18) 10.3
19) 31.0
20) 20.7
21) 10.3
22) 10.3
23) 10.3
27) 10.3
28) 10.3
29) 10.3
31) 10.3
32) 10.3
35) 10.3
41) 20.7
60) 10.3
97) 10.3
123) 10.3
125) 10.3
TOTAL289100.0
70) Number of listings in Places of Interest to Women in 1984. (LISTPWO)
TOTAL%
0) 5318.3
1) 4816.6
2) 3110.7
3) 258.7
4) 196.6
5) 217.3
6) 124.2
7) 124.2
8) 103.5
9) 51.7
10) 62.1
11) 51.7
12) 51.7
13) 31.0
14) 20.7
15) 51.7
16) 20.7
17) 10.3
18) 31.0
19) 10.3
21) 10.3
23) 10.3
24) 10.3
25) 41.4
26) 20.7
28) 10.3
29) 10.3
30) 10.3
32) 10.3
36) 10.3
38) 10.3
41) 10.3
64) 20.7
97) 10.3
104) 10.3
TOTAL289100.0
71) 1971 Jewish population according to the American Jewish Yearbook. (JEWS71)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28918544.429124313
72) Estimated population in 1971. (EPOP71)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28918885.294115038
73) Estimated population in 1972. (EPOP72)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289504153.28992743
74) Estimated population in 1973. (EPOP73)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289509017.028992484
75) Estimated population in 1974. (EPOP74)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289514025.014992437
76) Estimated population in 1975. (EPOP75)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289519181.779992612
77) Estimated population in 1976. (EPOP76)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289524492.135993020
78) Estimated population in 1977. (EPOP77)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289529960.931993672
79) Estimated population in 1978. (EPOP78)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289535593.339994580
80) Estimated population in 1979. (EPOP79)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289541394.692995757
81) Estimated population in 1980. (EPOP80)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289547370.401997215
82) Estimated population in 1981. (EPOP81)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289559868.4331001039
83) Estimated population in 1982. (EPOP82)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289566402.8821003436
84) Estimated population in 1983. (EPOP83)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289573136.11006181
85) Estimated population in 1984. (EPOP84)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289580074.7651009291
86) Estimated population in 1985. (EPOP85)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289587225.9341012787
87) Estimated 1971 urban population. Calculated by interpolation and extrapolation from census data for 1980 and 1970. (URBAN71)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289422467.969947752
88) Estimated 1974 urban population. Calculated by interpolation and extrapolation from census data for 1980 and 1970. (URBAN74)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289437926.076951059
89) Estimated 1975 urban population. Calculated by interpolation and extrapolation from census data for 1980 and 1970. (URBAN75)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289443485.55952663
90) Estimated 1977 urban population. Calculated by interpolation and extrapolation from census data for 1980 and 1970. (URBAN77)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289455259.031956694
91) Estimated 1971 Black population. Calculated by interpolation and extrapolation from census data for 1980 and 1970. (BLACK71)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28961654.903168757
92) 1980 church members minus Jewish and Black denominations. (CHMEMPRG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289254945.72458459
93) Estimate of the 1980 church membership rate. (CHMEM801)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289536.813140
94) Is the 1980 population greater than 500,000? (GT500K)
TOTAL%
0) No21474.0
1) Yes7526.0
TOTAL289100.0
95) Murders per 100,000 people in 1980. (MURDRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2478.7386
96) Rapes per 100,000 people in 1980. (RAPERT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL24738.02319
97) Robberies per 100,000 people in 1980. (ROBRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL247169.291141
98) Assaults per 100,000 people in 1980. (ASSLTRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL247285.016158
99) Burglaries per 100,000 people in 1980. (BURGRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2471708.575537
100) Larceny/thefts per 100,000 people in 1980. (LARCRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2473545.642962
101) Car thefts per 100,000 people in 1980. (CARTHRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL247385.858207
102) Urban initiates to Transcendental Meditation per 100,000 of the urban population in 1970. (TM1970RT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28912.67727
103) Urban initiates to Transcendental Meditation per 100,000 of the urban population in 1975. (TM1975RT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289143.654116
104) Urban initiates to Transcendental Meditation per 100,000 of the urban population in 1977. (TM1977RT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28922.25631
105) Urban initiates to Transcendental Meditation per 100,000 of the urban population from 1967 to 1977. (TM6777RT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289509.518490
106) Crude 1971 church membership rate. Total members divided by population. (CRDMEM71)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289479.837136
107) Crude 1971 church membership rate after removing 90% of Blacks from the population denominator. Based on Stark's logic that only 10% of Black church members belong to the denominations surveyed. (CRDMM712)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289528.498147
108) Crude 1971 church membership rate after removing 90% of Blacks and 95% of Jews from the population denominator. (CRDMM713)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289534.087148
109) Number of synagogue members in 1971. (SYNAG71)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2895277.74738961
110) Fully adjusted 1971 church membership rate. (ADJMEM71)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289531.367147
111) Crude 1980 church membership rate. Total members divided by population. (CRDMEM80)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289492.19125
112) Crude 1980 church membership rate after removing 90% of Blacks from the population denominator. Based on Stark's logic that only 10% of Black church members belong to the denominations surveyed. (CRDMM802)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289537.927137
113) Crude 1980 church membership rate after removing 90% of Blacks and 95% of Jews from the population denominator. (CRDMM803)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289541.377138
114) Number of synagogue members in 1971. (SYNAG80)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2895632.3738563
115) Fully adjusted 1980 church membership rate. (ADJMEM80)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289538.422137
116) Christian Science practitioners per 100,000. (CHRSCIRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289.9471
117) Spiritual Community Guide listings per 100,000 of the 1973 population. (SCGLIST)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2891.0162
118) Fate stories and letters per 100,000 of the 1980 population. (FATERATE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289.911
119) Metropolitan Community Church members per 100,000 of the 1980 population. (MCCRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2898.4412
120) Unitarian-Universalists per 100,000 of the 1980 population. (UNITRNRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28958.30162
121) Scientology "clears" per 100,000 of the 1985 population. (SCNRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2882.074
122) 1971 crude rate of Roman Catholics per 1,000 members. (CATH71RT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289345.325231
123) 1971 adjusted rate of Roman Catholics per 1,000 members. (ACTH71RT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289319.678216
124) 1980 crude rate of Roman Catholics per 1,000 members. (CATH80RT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289333.353222
125) 1980 adjusted rate of Roman Catholics per 1,000 members. (ACTH80RT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289310.664208
126) Population density. Persons per square mile of land in 1980. (POPDENS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2893.7269
127) 1980 population as a percentage of the 1970 population. (POP8070)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289117.69317
128) 1970 population divided by the 1960 population. (POP7060)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2891.190
129) Listings in Damron's Guide per 100,000 of the population. (DAMRONRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2891.7071
130) Ratio of divorces over marriages in 1979. (DIVMARRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL282.5680
131) Suicides per 100,000 in 1980. (SUICRT80)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28911.7674
132) Homicides per 100,000 in 1980. (HOMIRT80)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2898.7466
133) Blacks per 1,000 of the population in 1980. (BLCKRT80)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289102.1797
134) Percent of the population age 18 and over in 1980. (PERAGE18)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28971.6333
135) Number of businesses in 1984 gay guides per 100,000 of the population. (GAYBUSRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289.1750
136) Number of groups in the 1984 gay guides per 100,000 of the population. (GAYGRPRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289.4851
137) Number of bookstores in the 1984 gay guides per 100,000 of the population. (GAYBKSRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289.3631
138) Number of restaurants and bars in 1984 gay guides per 100,000 of the population. (GAYBARRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2891.1411
139) Number of religious groups in 1984 gay guides per 100,000 of the population. (GAYRELRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289.2410
140) Number of all listings from four gay guides in 1984 per 100,000 of the population. (GAYALLRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2892.6282
141) Number of listings in the Gay Yellow Pages in 1984 per 100,000 of the population. (GAYYPRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2891.6692
142) Number of listings in Places of Interest in 1984 per 100,000 of the population. (GAYPOIRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2891.5931
143) Number of listings in Gaia's Guide in 1984 per 100,000 of the population. (GAYGAIRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289.7581
144) Number of listings in Places of Interest to Women in 1984 per 100,000 of the population. (GAYWOMRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2891.1181
145) Number of gay-male-only listings in Places of Interest in 1984 per 100,000 of the population. (GAYMENRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289.4741
146) 1980 population in thousands (POPRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289553.536999
147) Number of Jews per 100,000 of the population. (JEWSRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2891002.5562169
148) Number of suicides in 1981. (SUIC81)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28968.405118
149) Number of suicides in 1982. (SUIC82)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28970.249119
150) Number of suicides per 100,000 aggregated over the years 1980-1982. (AGGSUIC)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28936.41410
151) Number of employed males over age 16 in 1980. (MALEWORK)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL75394593.347404250
152) Population of the central city of the metropolitan area in 1980. (CENTPOP)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL288224172.417527220
153) Percent of the population of the metropolitan are that resides in its central city in 1980. (CENTCITY)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28843.5919
154) Percent of the population that is urban in 1980. (URBANPER)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28975.82513
155) Male post-secondary teachers in 1980. (MCOTCH)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL752523.482502
156) Percent population growth from 1970 to 1980. (POPGROW)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28917.69317
157) Percent of the population under age 18. (MINORS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28928.3663
158) Geographic region (division) of the United States. (REGION)
TOTAL%
2) Middle Atlantic3411.8
3) East North Central5820.1
4) West North Central269.0
5) South Atlantic5820.1
6) East South Central206.9
7) West South Central4114.2
8) Mountain175.9
9) Pacific3512.1
TOTAL289100.0
159) Recoding of REGION. (WEST)
TOTAL%
0) Remainder of nation23782.0
1) Pacific and Mountain regions5218.0
TOTAL289100.0
160) Recoding of REGION. (SOUTH)
TOTAL%
0) Remainder of nation17058.8
1) South Atlantic, East South Central and West South Central regions11941.2
TOTAL289100.0
161) Cases of AIDS with homosexual risk factor through mid-1988. (AIDSH)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL172212.017758
162) Other cases of AIDS through mid-1988. (AIDSO)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL172120.82576
163) 1987 cases of AIDS with homosexual risk factors. (AIDS87H)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL12199.818255
164) 1987 other cases of AIDS. (AIDS87O)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL12154175
165) Hispanic population in 1980. (HISPANIC)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL28943316.232167091
166) Percent of the population that is Hispanic in 1980. (HISPRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2895.80512
167) Estimated population in 1986. (POP86)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289594596.6131016690
168) Estimated population in 1987. (POP87)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL289602194.6221021024
169) Number of homosexual AIDS cases per 100,000. (AIDSHRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL17211.21615
170) Number of other AIDS cases per 100,000. (AIDSORT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1728.24114
171) Number of total AIDS cases per 100,000. (AIDSTRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL17219.45825
172) Number of male musicians and composers in 1980. (MUSICIAN)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL75805.0671259
173) Number of male actors and directors in 1980. (ACTORS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL75378.7871166
174) Number of male painters, sculptors and artist printmakers in 1980. (PAINTERS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL756921221
175) Number of male professional dancers. (DANCERS)
TOTAL%
0) 2533.3
2) 22.7
4) 22.7
6) 11.3
7) 22.7
8) 34.0
9) 22.7
10) 11.3
11) 11.3
12) 34.0
14) 34.0
15) 22.7
16) 22.7
17) 22.7
18) 11.3
24) 11.3
25) 22.7
26) 11.3
28) 11.3
30) 45.3
32) 11.3
34) 11.3
39) 11.3
41) 11.3
44) 11.3
48) 11.3
61) 22.7
81) 11.3
89) 11.3
102) 11.3
132) 11.3
295) 11.3
706) 11.3
Missing214 
TOTAL75100.0
176) Number of male post-secondary teachers per 100,000 employed males in 1980. (TEACHRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL756.9764
177) Number of male musicians and composers per 100,000 employed males in 1980. (MUSICRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL751.8561
178) Number of male actors and directors per 100,000 employed males in 1980. (ACTORRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL75.6431
179) Number of male painters, sculptors, and artist printmakers per 100,000 employed males in 1980. (PAINTRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL751.4241
180) Number of male professional dancers per 100,000 employed males in 1980. (DANCERT)
TOTAL%
0) 2533.3
.0041) 11.3
1.06987654320988E-02) 11.3
1.15987654320988E-02) 11.3
1.38987654320988E-02) 11.3
1.56987654320988E-02) 11.3
1.59987654320988E-02) 11.3
2.01987654320988E-02) 11.3
2.34987654320988E-02) 11.3
2.74987654320988E-02) 11.3
2.77987654320988E-02) 11.3
2.78987654320988E-02) 11.3
.0354) 11.3
.0386) 11.3
.0422) 11.3
.0444) 22.7
4.68987654320988E-02) 11.3
.0478) 11.3
.05) 11.3
5.05987654320988E-02) 11.3
5.10987654320988E-02) 11.3
5.14987654320988E-02) 11.3
5.37987654320988E-02) 22.7
5.55987654320988E-02) 11.3
5.63987654320988E-02) 11.3
5.73987654320988E-02) 11.3
.0661) 11.3
.0674) 11.3
.0675) 11.3
.0689) 11.3
.0709) 11.3
7.10987654320988E-02) 11.3
.0723) 11.3
7.67987654320988E-02) 11.3
7.98987654320988E-02) 11.3
8.11987654320988E-02) 11.3
9.63987654320988E-02) 11.3
9.67987654320988E-02) 11.3
.104998765432099) 11.3
.123) 11.3
.129898765432099) 11.3
.149) 22.7
.1493) 11.3
.1785) 11.3
.1798) 11.3
.2186) 11.3
.3276) 11.3
.4681) 11.3
Missing214 
TOTAL75100.0
181) Number of males in one of the four art categories (musicians, actors, painters, dancers) per 100,000 employed males in 1980. (ARTYRT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL753.9772