Census Data API: Variables in /data/2014/ase/cscb/variables
NameLabelConceptRequiredAttributesLimitPredicate TypeGroup
61 variables
ACQBUSCAPAmount of capital used to start or acquire the business codedefault displayedACQBUSCAP_TTL0string N/A
ASECBGender, ethnicity, race, and veteran status codedefault displayedASECB_TTL0string N/A
AVOIDFINANReasons for avoiding additional financing codedefault displayedAVOIDFINAN_TTL0string N/A
BENEFITSEmployee benefits paid totally or partly by the business codedefault displayedBENEFITS_TTL0string N/A
BUSACTBusiness activity characteristics codedefault displayedBUSACT_TTL0string N/A
BUSASPIROwner('s) business aspirations codedefault displayedBUSASPIR_TTL0string N/A
BUSOUTUSOperations outside the United States codedefault displayedBUSOUTUS_TTL0string N/A
CEASEOPSBusiness currently in operation/reason business ceased operations codedefault displayedCEASEOPS_TTL0string N/A
CUSTCustomers accounting for 10% or more of total sales of goods/services codedefault displayedCUST_TTL0string N/A
CUSTLOCPCTGeographic location of business customers/clients codedefault displayedCUSTLOCPCT_TTL0string N/A
EMPNumber of paid employees for pay period including March 12not requiredEMP_F0(not a predicate) N/A
EMP_PCTPercent of number of paid employees of respondent employer firms for pay period including March 12 (%)not requiredEMP_PCT_F0float N/A
EMP_PCT_SStandard error of percent of number of paid employees of respondent employer firms for pay period including March 12 (%)not requiredEMP_PCT_S_F0float N/A
EMP_SRelative standard error of number of paid employees for pay period including March 12 (%)not requiredEMP_S_F0float N/A
FAMOWNFamily-owned business codedefault displayedFAMOWN_TTL0string N/A
FIRMPDEMPNumber of firms with paid employeesnot requiredFIRMPDEMP_F0int N/A
FIRMPDEMP_PCTPercent of number of respondent firms with paid employees (%)not requiredFIRMPDEMP_PCT_F0float N/A
FIRMPDEMP_PCT_SStandard error of percent of number of respondent firms with paid employees (%)not requiredFIRMPDEMP_PCT_S_F0float N/A
FIRMPDEMP_SRelative standard error of number of firms with paid employees (%)not requiredFIRMPDEMP_S_F0float N/A
forCensus API FIPS 'for' clauseCensus API Geography Specificationpredicate-only0fips-for N/A
FUNDSRCFunding sources and total amount of funding codedefault displayedFUNDSRC_TTL0string N/A
GEO_IDGeographic identifier codenot requiredGEO_TTL, FOOTID_GEO0string N/A
GEOTYPEType of geography flagnot required0string N/A
HOMEBUSHome-based business codedefault displayedHOMEBUS_TTL0string N/A
inCensus API FIPS 'in' clauseCensus API Geography Specificationpredicate-only0fips-in N/A
INNOVIMPBusiness product innovations/process improvements during the last three years codedefault displayedINNOVIMP_TTL0string N/A
INTELCTPROPOwned intellectual property codedefault displayedINTELCTPROP_TTL0string N/A
LANGLanguages used to conduct transactions with customers codedefault displayedLANG_TTL0string N/A
MSAFIPS Metropolitan Statistical Area or Micropolitan Statistical Area codenot required0(not a predicate) N/A
NAICS20122012 NAICS codedefault displayedNAICS2012_TTL, FOOTID_NAICS0string N/A
NEGPROFITNegative impacts on profitability codedefault displayedNEGPROFIT_TTL0string N/A
NEWFUNDRELNew funding relationships codedefault displayedNEWFUNDREL_TTL0string N/A
OPFRANFranchised business codedefault displayedOPFRAN_TTL0string N/A
OUTSRCUSBusiness functions or services outsourced or transferred to a company outside the United States codedefault displayedOUTSRCUS_TTL0string N/A
OWNRNUMNumber of owners codedefault displayedOWNRNUM_TTL0string N/A
PAYANNAnnual payroll ($1,000)not requiredPAYANN_F0(not a predicate) N/A
PAYANN_PCTPercent of annual payroll of respondent employer firms (%)not requiredPAYANN_PCT_F0float N/A
PAYANN_PCT_SStandard error of percent of annual payroll of respondent employer firms (%)not requiredPAYANN_PCT_S_F0float N/A
PAYANN_SRelative standard error of annual payroll (%)not requiredPAYANN_S_F0float N/A
PECOMMRCE-commerce sales as a percent of total sales codedefault displayedPECOMMRC_TTL0string N/A
PEXPORTExport sales as a percent of total sales codedefault displayedPEXPORT_TTL0string N/A
PROFITProfitability of the business codedefault displayedPROFIT_TTL0string N/A
RCPPDEMPSales, receipts, or value of shipments of firms with paid employees ($1,000)not requiredRCPPDEMP_F0int N/A
RCPPDEMP_PCTPercent of sales, receipts, or value of shipments of respondent firms with paid employees (%)not requiredRCPPDEMP_PCT_F0float N/A
RCPPDEMP_PCT_SStandard error of percent of sales, receipts, or value of shipments of respondent firms with paid employees (%)not requiredRCPPDEMP_PCT_S_F0float N/A
RCPPDEMP_SRelative standard error of sales, receipts, or value of shipments of firms with paid employees (%)not requiredRCPPDEMP_S_F0float N/A
RDACTIVITYSelect research and development activities codedefault displayedRDACTIVITY_TTL0string N/A
RDFUNDSRCDistribution of funding sources for business research and development activities codedefault displayedRDFUNDSRC_TTL0string N/A
RDPCTCSTDistribution of costs of research and development services performed by the businesses codedefault displayedRDPCTCST_TTL0string N/A
RDPURAMTAmount used to purchase research and development activities codedefault displayedRDPURAMT_TTL0string N/A
RDTOTALCSTTotal cost of research and development activities codedefault displayedRDTOTALCST_TTL0string N/A
RDWORKERSWorkers that did research and development activities codedefault displayedRDWORKERS_TTL0string N/A
SPOUSESSpouses jointly-owned/operated business codedefault displayedSPOUSES_TTL0string N/A
STFIPS state codenot required0(not a predicate) N/A
STRTSRCESources of capital used to start or acquire the business codedefault displayedSTRTSRCE_TTL0string N/A
ucgidUniform Census Geography Identifier clauseCensus API Geography Specificationpredicate-only0ucgid N/A
WEBSITEBusiness website codedefault displayedWEBSITE_TTL0string N/A
WORKERSTypes of workers used codedefault displayedWORKERS_TTL0string N/A
YEARYearnot requiredYEAR_TTL0string N/A
YIBSZFIYears in business codedefault displayedYIBSZFI_TTL0string N/A
YRESTBUSYear the business was originally established codedefault displayedYRESTBUS_TTL0string N/A