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These Detailed Demographic Profiles are based exclusively on Census 2000 Summary File 3 (SF3) data, which consists of 813 detailed tables of Census 2000 social, economic and housing characteristics compiled from a sample of approximately 19 million housing units (about 1 in 6 households) that received the Census 2000 long-form questionnaire.
Population and housing characteristics
This table is a compilation of data from several Summary File 3 tables. Items include Group Quarters Population, Housing Unit Population by Tenure and Structure Type, Average Household Size by Tenure, Housing Unit Occupancy Status, and Occupied Housing Units by Tenure and Structure Type. Each component of this data table is described separately below.
Profiles from the 2000 federal census are available for the counties of Washington. Derived from Summary File 1, these tables contain information based on the April 1, 2000, 100 percent count of population.
These 4-page demographic profiles are based upon the responses to census long-form questions. Some of the characteristics included in these profile tables available here are:
SAS dataset for Washington
The Public Use Microdata Sample (PUMS) file for Washington State Census 2000 data contain individual records of the characteristics for a 5 percent sample of people and housing units. The PUMS data are available for geographic units known as super-Public Use Microdata Areas (super-PUMAs) and Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMAs). Each super-PUMA contains a minimum population of 400,000 and each PUMA contains a minimum population threshold of 100,000.