ACS County Income Statistics, 2006-2010

Description

Statistics computed from raw data on 3,221 counties in the U.S. and Puerto Rico.

Usage

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data("county_true")

Format

A data frame with 3221 observations on the following 4 variables.

fips

Number identifying the county

mean_true

Sample mean

median_true

Sample median

gini_true

Gini coefficient

Source

U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey: https://www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/

See Also

county_bins

Examples

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data(county_bins)
data(county_true)
binedges <- county_bins$bin_max[county_bins$fips=="6083"]+0.5 # continuity correction
bincounts <- county_bins$households[county_bins$fips=="6083"]
smean <- county_true$mean_true[county_true$fips=="6083"]
plot(stepbins(binedges, bincounts, smean)$stepPDF, do.points=FALSE,
     main="Santa Barbara County")