MSA/PMSA MS Excel Files
I. File Organization:
The MS Excel 97 version files contain 19 indexes of residential segregation for each race/ethnicity
group and MSA/PMSA. There is one record per race/ethnicity group and MSA/PMSA. There is one file
for each year, each race/ethnicity group, and unit of analysis and one file for each year and unit of analysis
with all groups combined. All indexes were calculated using Non-Hispanic Whites as the reference group.
The number of race/ethnicity groups and MSAs/PMSAs per year are indicated below.
|Year ||Number of
II. File Names:
The Unit of Analysis is the Census Tract
The Unit of Analysis is the Block Group
Contact the Census Call Center Staff at 1-800-923-8282 (toll free) or visit
ask.census.gov for further information on Housing Patterns Data.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Housing and Household Economic Statistics Division
Last Revised: October 31, 2011