February 1975 | NTIA Technical Memo OT TM 75 193

Population data within Grade A and Grade B service contours of 294 Public Broadcasting Service TV stations

J. A. Payne

Abstract: A computer procedure called program AREAPOP is used to count the number of persons and housing units within Grade A and Grade B service contours of 294 Public Broadcasting Service television stations in the United States. These population statistics are derived from the 1970 Census Bureau's Haster Enumeration District List of the United States (listed on magnetic tapes).

To request a reprint of this report, contact:

Lilli Segre, Publications Officer
Institute for Telecommunication Sciences
(303) 497-3572
LSegre@ntia.gov

Disclaimer: Certain commercial equipment, components, and software may be identified in this report to specify adequately the technical aspects of the reported results. In no case does such identification imply recommendation or endorsement by the National Telecommunications and Information Administration, nor does it imply that the equipment or software identified is necessarily the best available for the particular application or uses.

Back to Search Results