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Glossary

Definition of datset terms used within DataCounts. Use the links above to navigate through different datasets.

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Main Collections
current Shortcut to the most recent full collection
trend Shortcut to the trend data with the most recent end point (e.g. 1950 to 2008)
American Community Survey vintages
acs2010 2010 American Community Survey (limited availability)
acs2008 2008 American Community Survey
acs2007 2007 American Community Survey
acs2006 2006 American Community Survey
acs2005i 2005 American Community Survey Immigration Information
acs2005 2005 American Community Survey
acs2004 2004 American Community Survey
ACS and Census data sets for states
geo2008 2008 American Community Survey data for states
geo2000 2000 US census data for states and other geography
geo1990 1990 US census data for states and other geography
geoACS2005i Data from a special tabulation of the 2005 American Community Survey for states and other geography
Decennial Census
cen2000 2000 US census data for the nation
cen1990 1990 US census data for the nation
Trend Data
centrend Data for several censuses, usually from 1950-2000
gss Data from the General Social Survey (1972-1988) (limited availability)
all Entire glossary listed alphabetically
Other Collections
cps05 2005 Current Population Survey (limited availability)
custom Custom Made Datasets
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