FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: THURSDAY, JUNE 9 2011
Media Advisory — Census Bureau to Release 2010 Census Summary File 1 for Alabama and Hawaii
Public Information Office
Next week, the U.S. Census Bureau will release the 2010 Census Summary File 1 for Alabama and Hawaii. During June through August, the Census Bureau will provide data for states each week on a flow basis. These Summary File 1 data tables will provide the most detailed information available so far from the 2010 Census, including cross-tabulations of age, sex, households, families, relationship to householder, characteristics of owners and renters, detailed race and Hispanic or Latino origin groups, and group quarters.
The Summary File will be available for each of the 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. The data will be available for a variety of geographic areas, with most tables available down to the block or census tract level.
The Summary File 1 for these states will be available on an embargoed basis for accredited media who are registered for access on Tuesday, June 14 at 10 a.m. The embargo will be lifted and the data released publicly on Thursday, June 16 at 12:01 a.m.
To apply for embargo access, go to our Newsroom at <http://www.census.gov/newsroom> and click on “Embargoed Releases.” Please review the Embargo Policy carefully before submitting the embargo registration form.
Online Press Kit:
For more information about the release of Summary File 1, please visit <http://www.census.gov/2010census/news/press-kits/summary-file-1.html>.