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Mar
10

Webinar Resources: Accessing and Analyzing Census Data Using R

Webinar Descriptions March 4, 2021, Accessing and Analyzing US Census Data in R: In this workshop, participants will be introduced to the tidycensus R package for working with US Census Bureau data... more
Jan
27

Webinar: 2021 Boundary and Annexation Survey (BAS)

2021 Boundary and Annexation Survey (BAS) Webinar Description: The Boundary and Annexation Survey (BAS) is an annual opportunity for tribal, state, and local governments to review and update the U.S... more
Dec
15

News Briefing: Census Bureau Hosts News Briefing to Announce 2020 Demographic Analysis Estimates

What: The U.S. Census Bureau will hold a virtual news conference to announce the release of the 2020 Demographic Analysis population estimates, which include national-level estimates of the... more
Dec
3

Webinar: 2015-2019 American Community Survey 5-year Pre-Release

Description: Learn more about the latest American Community Survey (ACS) 5-year data release. This webinar will cover background information about the ACS, changes for this release, and where to find... more
Nov
19

Webinar: (Spanish Series) How to Classify your Commodities/Schedule B Search and Global Market Finder

Description: The U.S. Census Bureau will provide an overview of export commodity classification and demonstrate two free exporter tools: the Schedule B Search Engine for required reporting... more
Nov
18

Webinar: What is My State Best At? Selected Findings from the 2017 Economic Census

Description: One of the most basic of human desires is to be tops at something! This webinar will explore highlights from the local area data from the 2017 Economic Census, focusing on which states... more
Nov
18

Webinar: Job-to-Job Flows and the Consequences of Job Separations

Description: The U.S. Census Bureau and the Local Employment Dynamics (LED) Partnership in collaboration with the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) and the Labor Market Institute (... more
Sep
22

Webinar: Exploring Census Data - Hidden Gems

As part of the 'Exploring Census Data Webinar Series,' the Census Bureau’s subject matter experts will provide practical ways to use their unique, hidden gems data from multiple business programs.... more
Jun
9

Webinar: Utilizing 'OnTheMap'

The Census Bureau's Census Academy will host a webinar regarding OnTheMap for Emergency Management, a public data tool that provides an intuitive web-based interface for accessing U.S. population and... more
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