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Jun
19

Record Linkage Workshop presented by PDHP

The PDHP workshop series at the Institute for Social Research at the University of Michigan resumes on July 10th from 9AM to 1PM.   The first part in a multi-part series of workshops, this workshop... more
Jun
19

2020 Census Complete Count Committees

The Census Bureau has launched the Complete Count Committees Map! The Complete Count Committees (CCC) program was created to raise awareness in communities all across the country and another way to... more
Jun
17

The ACS & Your Community by the Numbers

The Census Bureau is continuing its webinar series with the basics of the American Community Survey (ACS). This webinar series will guide users in the two-fold manner: PART 1 consists of the basics... more
Jun
13

Webinar: Accessing Census Bureau Data 2019

The U.S. Census Bureau will hold a webinar to show participants how to access data using data.census.gov. The Census Bureau has developed a new way of accessing data and is close to the official... more
Jun
10

Webinar: Using the Census API with the American Community Survey

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 access the data they need. This... more
Jun
5

Census Bureau & Data Visualization

The Census Bureau sends monthly newsletters pertaining to data visualization with the Bureau's data. This month, the Bureau has released information on how to visualize voter turnout data for voting... more
Jun
1

2018 American Community Survey Data Release Schedule

2018 American Community Survey 1-year Estimates The 2018 American Community Survey (ACS) 1-year estimates will start being released on Thursday, September 26, 2019.  These data will be available for... more
May
22

Census Academy Courses

The Census Bureau has launched the Census Academy, a series of courses designed for learning data skills. This is complementary to the Data Gems series, created about a year ago to guide people in... more
May
16

Webinar: Employment Demographics and Public Sector Employment Data

Webinar: Employment: A Look into Demographic and Public Sector Employment Data During this webinar, Census Bureau experts will help you understand practical ways to use our employment data through... more
May
8

Webinar: Learning to Navigate American Factfinder

This webinar session focuses on how to use American Factfinder (AFF), with tips and tricks on how to select using geographies, years, words, and wild cards. It highlights the different surveys and... more
Apr
11

Census Bureau to Embargo County and Metro/Micro Area Population Estimates

  The U.S. Census Bureau will offer a two-day media embargo period for subscribers to view the 2018 population estimates for counties, metropolitan and micropolitan statistical areas, and Puerto Rico... more
Apr
11

Webinar: Accessing and Mapping Data for Neighborhoods

  The Census Bureau is hosting a workshop regarding the MAP LAB: Accessing and Mapping Data for Neighborhoods (Tracts and Block Groups). This workshop is designed for data users who are already... more
Apr
4

Census Bureau to Host Webinar on Accessing Data in 2019

​Census Bureau to Host Webinar on Accessing Data in 2019: The Transition to Data.census.gov The U.S. Census Bureau will hold a webinar to show participants how to access data using data.census.gov.... more
Mar
25

2019 Webinar Series: Free Online Trainings on How to Access and Use Census Bureau Statistics

  The U.S. Census Bureau will conduct a series of free data access webinars to all interested data users. Attendees will learn how to access demographic, socioeconomic, housing and business data from... more
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