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Apr
7

Webinar: Using Census Data to Develop Highway Access Measures

The US Census Bureau is combining census data with OpenStreetMap data to develop highway access measures. The Bureau and the Local Employment Dynamics (LED) Partnership in collaboration with the... more
Apr
7

Webinar: Business Data Update on the Economic Census

The Census Bureau is giving an update on the largest of business programs conducted by the Bureau, namely the Economic Census for the Finance and Insurance Sector. The status of the release of the... more
Apr
7

Webinar: U.S. Census Bureau Geography: Tracts

On April 22, 2020, the Census Bureau is presenting on the origins of the Census Tract; how it evolved into its present-day form, how it is used, and what types of data are applied at tract level.... more
Apr
7

Nation's Population Growth Slowed This Decade

The nation’s growth continues to slow, according to Vintage 2019 population estimates by the U.S. Census Bureau – the last estimates before results of the 2020 Census count of the U.S. population are... more
Apr
7

Census Response Rates

Have you filled out the Census yet? Have your neighbors? As of April 06, 2020, 45.1% of households across the nation have responded to the 2020 Census since invitations began arriving in mailboxes... more
Mar
31

Webinar: Key Census Data on Transportation

Learn about transportation data from the Census Bureau and how this information can be valuable to you. These webinars, presented by subject matter experts, provide information on Census data from... more
Mar
18

Using National Jobs Data to Measure Graduate Impact

The U.S. Census Bureau and the Local Employment Dynamics (LED) Partnership in collaboration with the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER), welcomes Andrew Foote as he presents: Using... more
Mar
18

Using National Jobs Data to Measure Graduate Impact

The U.S. Census Bureau and the Local Employment Dynamics (LED) Partnership in collaboration with the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER), welcomes Andrew Foote as he presents: Using... more
Feb
19

Webinar: Using Big Data Systems to Democratize Access to LED and Other Census Data

The Census Bureau and the Local Employment Dynamics (LED) Partnership in collaboration with the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER), welcomes Vivian Zheng as she presents, “How to Use... more
Feb
19

Webinar: Race & Ethnicity Responses in the 2020 Census

Join the Census Bureau for a webinar on a getting a deeper understanding of how the questions and concepts of race and ethnicity are operationalized in the Census. This webinar will cover topics like... more
Dec
5

Webinar: Navigating the 2014-2018 ACS Estimates Release

  As a precursor to the 2014-2018 American Community Survey (ACS) 5-year estimates, the U.S. Census Bureau will hold a webinar on Dec. 10, 2019 to help people navigate the estimates once released. ... more
Sep
1

Census Bureau to Host Webinar on CPS ASEC Data Processing Changes

The U.S. Census Bureau has scheduled a webinar to explain and answer questions related to Current Population Survey Annual Social and Economic Supplement (CPS ASEC) data processing changes. In 2014,... more
Sep
1

Webinar: How to Navigate data.census.gov

Discover how to use data.census.gov, the new site to access Census Bureau data. With American Fact Finder no longer releasing new data, 2017 Economic Census and 2018 American Community Survey data... more
Jul
29

Major Field Operation for 2020 Census

The U.S. Census Bureau will hold an online news conference to share details of address canvassing, the first major field operation of the 2020 Census. The Address Canvassing Operation improves and... more
Jul
25

Census Bureau Examines Audience Segments for the 2020 Census

  The U.S. Census Bureau has released the 2020 Census Predictive Models and Audience Segmentation Report. The report explains the Census Bureau’s predictions and understandings of how people might... more
Jul
24

Webinar: Key Census Data on Healthcare

  The Census Bureau is hosting a webinar to focus on accessing healthcare data in the Census. As part of the Bureau's effort to outline various uses of Census data, this webinar will help the public... more
Jul
15

Hurricane Barry & Coastline America

  Starting with Hurricane Barry, the 2019 hurricane season has begun and, once again, the number of people living in some of the most vulnerable coastline regions is growing. The Census Bureau... more
Jul
3

Census Bureau & the Esri Conference

Visit the Census Bureau at the Esri User Conference. Census Bureau staff members will be in the exhibit space to answer questions about geography and ACS data. Dates: Tuesday, July 9th to Thursday,... more
Jul
3

Fourth of July: America Facts for Features

In lieu of the #4thofJuly the Census Bureau has published an infographic on some fun Independence Day facts: 2.5 million: the estimated number of people living in the newly independent nation in July... more
Jun
26

Webinar: Using the Census API with the ACS

  The U.S. Census Bureau’s Application Programming Interface (API) provides a powerful tool for users to build custom queries in order to quickly and consistently find the data they need. In this... more