This report presents statistics on State of birth and residence in 1970 for the native population of the United States. The data are based on the 1970 Census of Population.
The text consists of an introduction and Appendices A through E, which appear after the tables.
Content of the Tables. This report consists of five major blocks of tables.
Sample size. The statistics presented in this report are based on a 5-percent sample adjusted to represent the total population.
Census statistics date back to 1790 and reflect the growth and change of the United States. Past census reports contain some terms that today’s readers may consider obsolete and inappropriate. As part of our goal to be open and transparent with the public, we are improving access to all Census Bureau original publications and statistics, which serve as a guide to the nation's history.