Historical statistics of the United States, 1789-1945: a supplement to the Statistical abstract of the United States

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U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, 1949 - United States - 363 pages
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Page 56 - Employed persons comprise all civilians 14 years old and over who, during the census week, were either (a) "at work" — those who did any work for pay or profit, or worked without pay for 15 hours or more on a family farm or in a family business; or (b) "with a job but not at work...
Page 189 - employee " as used herein includes every person in the service of a carrier (subject to its continuing authority to supervise and direct the manner of rendition of his service ) who performs any work...
Page 56 - Consists of persons classified as employed or unemployed in accordance with the criteria described above. Experienced Unemployed— These are unemployed persons who have worked at any time in the past. Experienced Civilian Labor Force— Consists of the employed and the experienced unemployed.
Page 113 - Government for the common good their claims to the "western lands," roughly the area north of the Ohio River and east of the Mississippi River and the area embraced by the present States of Alabama and Mississippi.
Page 74 - ... directly farmed by one person, either by his own labor alone or with the assistance of members of his household or hired employees. The land operated by a partnership is likewise considered a farm. A "farm...
Page 17 - South Atlantic: Delaware. Maryland District of Columbia. Virginia West Virginia North Carolina South Carolina Georgia Florida East South Central: Kentucky Tennessee Alabama Mississippi West South Central: Arkansas Louisiana...
Page 7 - Personal income (table 2.1) is the current income received by persons from all sources, inclusive of transfers from government and business but exclusive of transfers among persons. Not only individuals (including owners of unincorporated enterprises), but nonprofit institutions, private trust funds, and private health and welfare funds are classified as "persons." Personal income is measured on a before-tax basis, as the sum of wage and salary disbursements, other labor income, proprietors' and...
Page 117 - Allotments for the acquisition of lands (series F 108) refer to special acts applicable to national forests in Utah, Nevada, and California. Such allotments are for the acquistion of land to facilitate the control of soil erosion and flood damage originating within the exterior boundaries of those forests, in accordance with the provisions of the special acts authorizing annual appropriations of forest receipts for such purposes. F 109-111. Lumber production, decennially 1799-1899, annually 1904-1945....
Page 82 - To establish and maintain such balance between the production and consumption of agricultural commodities, and such marketing conditions therefor, as will reestablish prices to farmers at a level that will give agricultural commodities a purchasing power with respect to articles that farmers buy, equivalent to the purchasing power of agricultural commodities in the base period.
Page 18 - States as estimated jointly by the Bureau of the Census and the Bureau of Agricultural Economics on the basis of enumerative surveys and published in the Census-BAE series.

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