This package contains three datasets provided by the USA social security administration:
babynames: For each year from 1880 to 2017, the number of children of
each sex given each name. All names with more than 5 uses are given.
applicants: The number of applicants for social security numbers (SSN) for
each year for each sex.
lifetables: Cohort life tables data
It also includes the following data set from the US Census:
births: Number of live births by year, up to 2017. (Source: an Excel spreadsheet from the Census that has since been removed from their website and https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr66/nvsr66_01.pdf)
# Install the released version from CRAN install.packages("babynames") # Install the development version from GitHub devtools::install_github("hadley/babynames")
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