Citation of IPUMS-International Data

Census microdata from the IECM web site are provided from the IPUMS-International database, which distributes data from participating National Statistical Offices. Publications and research reports based on the IPUMS-International database must cite it appropriately. The citation should include the following:

Minnesota Population Center. Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, International: Version 6.2 [Machine-readable database]. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota, 2013.

Researchers should also acknowledge the statistical agencies that originally produced the data, listed here. All emails sent by the IPUMS data extract system provide text for crediting the relevant statistical offices.

The licensing agreement for use of IPUMS-International data requires that users supply us with the title and full citation for any publications, research reports, or educational materials making use of the data or documentation.

Copies of such materials are also gratefully received at ipums@umn.edu.

Printed matter should be sent to:

IPUMS-International
Minnesota Population Center
University of Minnesota
50 Willey Hall
225 19th Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55455