Analyses will be reviewed by Census Bureau Disclosure Review Officers
Researchers should work with Census Bureau staff to allow time for review
Approved output is released to researchers and the Statistics of Income Program at the Inernal Revenue Service
What is Synthetic Data?
Data that replicates the structure and statistical properties of the original confidential dataset, without using original content.
What is the BDS?
The Business Dynamics Statistics (BDS) is a public–use data set of annual aggregate statistics describing establishment openings and closings, firm startups, job creation and destruction by firm size, age, industrial sector, and state.
The Virtual RDC provides access to public–use data products and a computing environment that mirrors the Census Bureau RDCs.
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