Baby Names from Social Security Card Applications - National Level Data

Metadata Updated: February 12, 2019

The data (name, year of birth, sex, and number) are from a 100 percent sample of Social Security card applications after 1879.

Access & Use Information

Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: Creative Commons CCZero

Downloads & Resources

References

https://www.ssa.gov/oact/babynames/index.html
https://www.ssa.gov/oact/babynames/background.html

Dates

Metadata Created Date March 5, 2014
Metadata Updated Date February 12, 2019
Data Update Frequency R/P1Y

Metadata Source

Harvested from SSA JSON

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date March 5, 2014
Metadata Updated Date February 12, 2019
Publisher Social Security Administration
Unique Identifier US-GOV-SSA-338
Maintainer
Linda McCaw
Maintainer Email
Public Access Level public
Data Update Frequency R/P1Y
Bureau Code 016:00
Schema Version https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema
Catalog Describedby https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema/catalog.json
Data Dictionary https://www.ssa.gov/oact/babynames/background.html
Harvest Object Id 708fa8ea-b0c3-41a1-bb88-9ea3d9d01481
Harvest Source Id 3ab711e9-e33a-4f1e-a524-30be635dbce0
Harvest Source Title SSA JSON
License https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
Data Last Modified R/P1Y
Program Code 016:000
Related Documents https://www.ssa.gov/oact/babynames/index.html, https://www.ssa.gov/oact/babynames/background.html
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash 7ace37c01e7411cb06bb67a9d22a2ed3df0e7b97
Source Schema Version 1.1
Spatial United States

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