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Mar
18

Census Day 2019

The U.S. Census Bureau will host a live operational press briefing to mark the one year out milestone from the 2020 Census. On April 1, 2019, Census Bureau Director Dr. Steven Dillingham and Census... more
Mar
14

Webinar: Older People Working Longer, Earning More

The U.S. Census Bureau projects that by 2030 that one in every five residents will be older than age 65. What do we know about older workers’ labor market participation and earnings today? Statistics... more
Mar
7

Data Visualization from the Census Bureau

https://www.census.gov/https://www.census.gov/'s data visualization team collaborated with NTIA within the recent webinar on Measuring the Digital Divide: Review of Recent Surveys and Data. The team... more
Feb
28

The Fifth Annual Berkeley Formal Demography Workshop

The Fifth Annual Berkeley Formal Demography Workshop - Special Emphasis Topic: Migration is to be held Monday through Friday, June 3-7, 2019 at the University of California campus. Join in for an... more
Feb
25

Census Bureau to Host 2020 Census News Conference

One year out from Census Day 2020, the U.S. Census Bureau will host a 2020 Census news conference on April 1, 2019. Census Bureau Director Dr. Steven Dillingham will brief the public on the status of... more
Feb
20

Coming This Week: Housing and the Tech Boom

The U.S. Census Bureau will host technology industry and university teams to showcase 20+ new innovative tech tools at an interagency demonstration day created through a federal initiative called The... more
Feb
19

Summer 2019 International Workshop Schedule

The Census Bureau has announced its 2019 International Workshop Schedule, starting this summer and going until the end of the year. This series of workshops builds the capacity of statistical... more
Feb
7

U.S. Census Bureau Releases 2013-2017 ACS 5-Year PUMS Files and Variance Replicate Estimate Tables

The Census Bureau has released the 2013-2017 American Community Survey (ACS) 5-year Public Use Microdata Sample (PUMS) files and Variance Replicate Estimate Tables. The ACS 5-year PUMS files show the... more
Feb
5

Quarterly Financial Report Shows Possible Impact of Tax Law

Recent changes in the tax law may have resulted in corporations experiencing variations in their profits. The impact can be seen in the Quarterly Financial Report (QFR) released by the U.S. Census... more
Feb
3

Get Ready With the Big Game Census

The 53rd competition to crown a new football champion will feature teams hailing from California and Massachusetts. Did you know that this game also features players from 27 different states, and... more
Jan
24

Quarterly 2020 Census Program Management Review

Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019 — The U.S. Census Bureau will hold its quarterly 2020 Census Program Management Review on Friday, Feb. 1, from 1 to 5 p.m. EST in the auditorium at Census Bureau headquarters... more
Jan
7

Declining Fertility in America

As another year approaches, fertility rates decline further. A problem previously perceived as of little relevance to the United States, Baby Boomers get older and babies are rarer. Birth rates in... more
Dec
20

Use Visuals to Explore the American Community Survey

  The Census Bureau data from the American Community Survey (ACS) helps local officials, community leaders, and businesses understand the changes taking place in their communities. The ACS is the... more
Dec
11

2013-2017 ACS Estimates Available for Median Household Income, Poverty Rates and Computer and Internet Use

On December 6, the U.S. Census Bureau announced the release of the 2013-2017 American Community Survey (ACS) five-year estimates, which features more than 40 social, economic, housing and demographic... more
Nov
6

2013-2017 ACS 5-year Pre-Release Webinar

Tune in on November 27th @ 2PM for a webinar by the Census Bureau to learn more about the latest American Community Survey (ACS) 5-year data release. This webinar will cover background information... more
Oct
21

Census Bureau Helps Countries Conduct Their Own Censuses

  As the US Census Bureau prepares for the upcoming 2020 Census, keep in mind that the US is not the only country preparing for its Census. With the support of the United States Agency for... more
Oct
18

2017 ACS 1-Year PUMS Files

  The Census Bureau has released its 2017 ACS 1-Year Public Use Microdata Sample (PUMS) Files. The PUMS files show the full range of population and housing unit responses collected on individual ACS... more
Oct
10

Where Does All the Data the Census Bureau Collects Go?

What began as a U.S. Army supply depot in the late 1800s now is the main clearinghouse for almost all of the hundreds of surveys the U.S. Census Bureau conducts on the various aspects of the nation’s... more
Oct
2

The 2020 Census Wants You!

For the decennial census, the Census Bureau will need a large and diverse workforce to follow up by phone or in person with households that do not respond to the questionnaire. Applications for the... more
Sep
25

Recorded Sessions from June 2018 ACS Workshop

Day 1 Walkthrough of an Example ACS Data Analysis Module Outline of What to Include in a Data Analysis Module Brief Introduction to the American Community Survey Panel: Experiences Integrating... more