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Automatic Cleaning and Linking of Historical Census Data using Household Information

Fu, Sally; Christen, Peter; Boot, Hector


Historical census data captures information about our ancestors. These data contain the social status at a certain point time. They contain valuable information for genealogists, historians, and social scientists. Historical census data can be used to reconstruct important aspects of a particular era in order to trace the changes in households and families. Record linkage across different historical census datasets can help to improve the quality of the data, enrich existing census data with...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2011
Type: Conference paper
Source: Proceedings of International Workshop on Domain Driven Data Mining 2011
DOI: 10.1109/ICDMW.2011.35


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