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Sep
9

Data Gems: How to Access Supplemental Tables for Mid-Size Cities and Towns

Looking for statistics about people and households located in geographies with mid-sized populations? Check out the Census Bureau’s new Supplemental Tables! These simplified tables are the only… more
Sep
6

Data Gems: Making Sense of the Census Bureau’s Terminology

  ​The Census Bureau doesn't always speak in plain language. To help you understand the necessary terminology, the Census Bureau has created a Glossary where you can find definitions, print and… more
Sep
4

ACS 2017 Data Release Schedule

Planned Release Data Products1 Lowest Level Geography2 September 13, 2018 1-Year Data Release:3 Data Profiles Comparison Profiles Selected Population Profiles Ranking Tables Subject Tables… more
Sep
3

Demographic Analysis and Population Projections Workshop (October 29 - November 9, 2018)

Demographic Analysis and Population Projections Workshop (October 29 - November 9, 2018) This workshop provides training in the production of population estimates and projections as well as the… more
Aug
28

Mapping with Google Fusion Tables

How to Create Maps Using Google Fusion Tables and ACS Data We've found that many faculty members and students would appreciate the ability to create basic map displaying U.S. Census and American… more
Aug
23

US Census Bureau Webinar on 2017 ACS Release (Sept. 13, 1-2pm EDT)

Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, at 1 p.m. EDT The U.S. Census Bureau will hold a webinar on Sept. 6 from 1-2 p.m. in advance of the Sept. 13 release of the 2017 American Community Survey statistics. The … more
Aug
6

Data Gems: How to Access Data for My Congressional District

​Learn how to access demographic, social, economic, housing, and business data for your Congressional District using the My Congressional District tool. It gives you quick and easy access to selected… more
Jul
31

Respond to 2018 Census Test!

Residents have until July 31 to respond to the 2018 Census Test taking place in Providence County, R.I. The 2018 Census Test is a critical part of preparations for the nation’s upcoming 2020 Census.… more
Jul
30

Where The Babies Are Booming: How Birth Rates Vary by State

One more birth means one more person. Therefore, that births would be one of the primary drivers of U.S. population growth seems to be a deceptively simple conclusion. However, why, how, and where… more
Jun
30

Data Gems: Measuring Race and Ethnicity Across the Decades from 1790 to 2010

Discover how race and ethnicity data were collected for each Census year since 1790 through this historical overview infographic. Across decades, the U.S. Census Bureau has been collecting these data… more