Aging Statistics for Minority Population: Central Minnesota Aging Services Planning and Service Area

This page last updated: 01/27/2006
Metadata created using Minnesota Geographic Metadata Guidelines


Metadata Summary

Originator East Central Regional Development Commission
Abstract Elderly Minority Population data for the Central Minnesota aging services Planning and Service Area, a 14-county area in central/east-central Minnesota. The data represents total minority elderly population by Minor Civil Division. Minor Civil Divisions are a polygon data set for cities and townships developed for the 2000 Census.
Browse Graphic none available
Time Period of Content Date 08/04/2005
Currentness Reference Census data from 2000 Census SF-1
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints For use as a general guideline to minority and elderly populations.
Distributor Organization Arrowhead Regional Development Commission
Ordering Instructions Contact Distributor
Online Linkage none available

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Aging Statistics for Minority Population: Central Minnesota Aging Services Planning and Service Area

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1. Identification Information
2. Data Quality Information
3. Spatial Data Organization Information
4. Spatial Reference Information
5. Entity and Attribute Information
6. Distribution Information
7. Metadata Reference Information

 
Section 1 Identification Information   Top of page
Originator East Central Regional Development Commission
Title Aging Statistics for Minority Population: Central Minnesota Aging Services Planning and Service Area
Abstract Elderly Minority Population data for the Central Minnesota aging services Planning and Service Area, a 14-county area in central/east-central Minnesota. The data represents total minority elderly population by Minor Civil Division. Minor Civil Divisions are a polygon data set for cities and townships developed for the 2000 Census.
Purpose Senior Services Planning in the Central Minnesota Planning Services Area.
Time Period of Content Date 08/04/2005
Currentness Reference Census data from 2000 Census SF-1
Progress Complete
Maintenance and Update Frequency As needed
Spatial Extent of Data 14-county MN Central PSA
Bounding Coordinates -95.16
-92.28
47.49
44.97
Place Keywords Benton County, Cass County, Chisago County, Crow Wing County, Isanti County, Kanabec County, Mille Lacs County, Morrison County, Pine County, Sherburne County, Stearns County, Todd County, Wadena County, Wright County, Minnesota
Theme Keywords Population, Demographics, Minority, Elderly, Aging, Health, Society
Theme Keyword Thesaurus ISO 19115 Topic Categories
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints For use as a general guideline to minority and elderly populations.
Contact Person Information Penny Simonsen, Director
East Central Senior Resource Center
100 Park Street South
Mora, MN 55051
Phone: 320-679-4065
FAX: 320-679-4120
E-mail: penny.simonsen@ecrdc.org
Browse Graphic none available
Browse Graphic File Description
Associated Data Sets Join tables for a variety of aging services data can be obtained from ECRDC GIS.

 
Section 2 Data Quality Information Top of full metadata Top of page
Attribute Accuracy Data values were derived through queries of the US Census 2000 SF1 data. No additional checking has been conducted.
Logical Consistency Polygons are closed and contain labelpoints, the data is clean in an ArcGIS environment
Completeness Complete for entire 14-county PSA area
Horizontal Positional Accuracy Unknown
Vertical Positional Accuracy Unknown
Lineage Census Bureau TIGER/Line File, Version 2000 - Minor Civil Division file

Original Census Bureau data was modified by adding additional fields that were downloaded from the American Factfinder website, specifically for a project assigned by the Central Minnesota Council on Aging. These fields show population characteristics of each MCD in the 14-county Service Area.
Source Scale Denominator
 
Section 3 Spatial Data Organization Information Top of full metadata Top of page
Native Data Set Environment ArcGIS 9.1
Geographic Reference for Tabular Data
Spatial Object Type Vector
Vendor Specific Object Types Polygon
Tiling Scheme
 
Section 4 Spatial Reference Information Top of full metadata Top of page
Horizontal Coordinate Scheme UTM
Ellipsoid GRS80
Horizontal Datum NAD83
Horizontal Units Meters
Distance Resolution
UTM Zone Number 15E
 
Section 5 Entity and Attribute Information Top of full metadata Top of page
Entity and Attribute Overview Original attributes from Census Tiger/Line data can be viewed in the metadata record found at http://www.gis.leg.mn/metadata/mcd.htm

Additions made by East Central Regional Development Commission GIS include the following fields:

poptot = Total Population
popmtot = Total Male Population
popm6061 = Total Males age 60-61
popm6264 = Total Males age 62-64
popm6566 = Total Males age 65-66
popm6769 = Total Males age 67-69
popm7074 = Total Males age 70-74
popm7579 = Total Males age 75-79
popm8084 = Total Males age 80-84
popm85_ = Total Males age 85+
popftot = Total Female Population
popf6061 = Total Females age 60-61
popf6264 = Total Females age 62-64
popf6566 = Total Females age 65-66
popf6769 = Total Females age 67-69
popf7074 = Total Females age 70-74
popf7579 = Total Females age 75-79
popf8084 = Total Females age 80-84
popf85_ = Total Females age 85+
popwtot = Total White Population
popwm = Total White Male Population
popwm6061 = White Males age 60-61
popwm6264 = White Males age 62-64
popwm6566 = White Males age 65-66
popwm6769 = White Males age 67-69
popwm7074 = White Males age 70-74
popwm7579 = White Males age 75-79
popwm8084 = White Males age 80-84
popwm85_ = White Males age 85+
popwf = Total White Female Population
popwf6061 = White Females age 60-61
popwf6264 = White Females age 62-64
popwf6566 = White Females age 65-66
popwf67-69 = White Females age 67-69
popwf7074 = White Females age 70-74
popwf7579 = White Females age 75-79
popwf8084 = White Females age 80-84
popwf85_ = White Females age 85+
wpop60_ = Total White Population age 60+
tpop60_ = Total Population age 60+
minpop60_ = Total Minority Population age 60+
wpop84 = Total White Population age 60-84
tpop84 = Total Population age 60-84
minpop84 = Total Minority Population age 60-84
wpop85 = Total White Populat4ion age 85+
tpop85 = Total Population age 85+
minpop85 = Total Minority Population age 85+
Entity and Attribute Detailed Citation
 
Section 6 Distribution Information Top of full metadata Top of page
Publisher East Central Regional Development Commission
Publication Date 08/04/2005
Contact Person Information David Yapel
Sr. GIS Specialist
Arrowhead Regional Development Commission
221 West 1st Street
Duluth, MN 55802
Phone: 218-529-7539
FAX: 218-529-7592
E-mail: dyapel@ardc.org
Distributor's Data Set Identifier mcd_14co_agingstats
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Transfer Format Name Shapefile
Transfer Format Version Number 9.1
Transfer Size 1.050
Ordering Instructions Contact Distributor
Online Linkage none available
 
Section 7 Metadata Reference Information Top of full metadata Top of page
Metadata Date 01/27/2006
Contact Person Information David Yapel, Sr. GIS Specialist
Arrowhead Regional Development Commission
221 West 1st Street
Duluth, MN 55802
Phone: 218-529-7539
FAX: 218-529-7592
E-mail: dyapel@ardc.org
Metadata Standard Name Minnesota Geographic Metadata Guidelines
Metadata Standard Version 1.2
Metadata Standard Online Linkage http://www.gis.state.mn.us/stds/metadata.htm


This page last updated: 01/27/2006