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522  Geographic Coverage Note (R)

Input Standards

1st Indicator  Display constant controller
blank character Geographic coverage
8 No display constant generated
2nd Indicator  Undefined
blank character Undefined
Subfields (R=Repeatable  NR=Nonrepeatable) Input Standards
‡a Geographic coverage note (NR) Mandatory/Mandatory


A note about the geographic coverage of the item usually used for survey materials.

Use field 052 to record geographic data in coded form.

1st Indicator

Display constant controller. A value that controls the generation of a display constant preceding the note.

blank character

Geographic coverage. The value that generates the display constant Geographic coverage:.


No display constant generated. The value that specifies that a display constant is not generated.

2nd Indicator

Undefined. The 2nd indicator position is undefined and contains a blank ( blank character ).

blank character



‡a Geographic coverage note

The entire text of the note.

052     3800
522     New York State.
052 1   US ‡b 51
522 8   County-level data from Virginia.

This page last revised: September 4, 2015