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Data Products

CES creates public–use and restricted–use data products from existing censuses, surveys, and administrative data.


Data Image Public-Use Data Products and Tools
Learn about U.S. businesses and the U.S. workforce through public-use data and tools such as the Business Dynamics Statistics, Quarterly Workforce Indicators, and OnTheMap.



Lock on circuit board Image Restricted-Use Data
Find out about restricted-use microdata available to qualified researchers with approved projects in secure Federal Statistical Research Data Centers.


 What are Federal
 Statistical Research
 Data Centers?

Federal Statistical Research Data Centers (RDCs) are U.S. Census Bureau facilities, staffed by a Census Bureau employee, which meet all physical and computer security requirements for access to restricted–use data. At RDCs, qualified researchers with approved projects receive restricted access to select non–public statistical system data.


 Annual Research  Report

Annual Report 2012

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