Social Capital Variables for 1997, 2005, and 2009

Note: 1990 data is not compatible with later years.

If you decide to use these data, please cite the source as follows:

Rupasingha, A., Goetz, S. J., & Freshwater, D. (2006, with updates). The production of social capital in US counties. Journal of Socio-Economics, 35, 83–101. doi:10.1016/j.socec.2005.11.001.

PDF, 252.2 KB

Definitions of variables used in our social capital data set