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November, 2014 – Measuring America: An Overview to Commuting and Related Statistic
Presentation [PDF]

 

November, 2014 – Measuring America: An Overview to Grandparent and Grandchildren Statistics
Presentation [PDF]

 

November, 2014 – Measuring America: An Overview to Health Insurance and Health Related Statistics
Presentation [PDF]

 

November, 2014 – Measuring America: An Overview to Income and Poverty Statistics
This webinar will help data users in the search and navigation of the Census website, and in locating data on income and poverty. We will touch upon some data examples through visuals, show you the actual data tools to locate and access the data, and how this data could be used. Some familiarity with Census Bureau data would be helpful before viewing this webinar.
Presentation [PDF]  |  Webinar Link to a non-federal Web site

 

November, 2014 – Measuring America: An Overview to Veteran Statistics
Presentation [PDF]

 

November, 2014 – Measuring America: An Overview of Women-Owned Business Statistics
This overview will help data users in the search and navigation of the Census website, and in locating data on women-owned businesses. We will touch upon some data examples through visuals, show you which data tools carry the topic of interest to access the data, and how this data could be used.
Presentation [PDF]

 

August 27, 2014 – Introduction to the American Community Survey
Discover the detailed social, economic, and housing statistics that the American Community Survey (ACS) provides for every community every year. You will learn about basics of the yearly estimates and datasets produced from the ACS, resources available on our website (census.gov/acs), and how to access our statistical products via American FactFinder.
Archived WebinarLink to a non-federal Web site | Presentation [PDF]

 

Measuring America: Your Guide to Caribbean Population StatisticsIn this presentation you will learn to access data related to the Caribbean Population using the American FactFinder tool.
Presentation [PDF] | Clarifying Ancestry, Country of Birth [PDF]

 

July 16, 2014 – Population Estimates
This webinar provides an overview of U.S. Census Bureau population estimates. We will survey what data are available, how they are produced, when they are available, and how they can be accessed on the Web.
Presentation [PPTX]

 

June 24, 2014 – Accessing Block Group Data Using Summary Retrieval File
Note: This webinar is for an intermediate level user having some familiarity with the American Community Survey.
The American Community Survey (ACS) is an ongoing survey that generates estimates on social, economic, housing, and demographic topics. Data users can access these estimates down to the block group level of geography through the ACS Summary File. This presentation will cover background information about the ACS, an explanation of the ACS Summary File, and a demonstration of accessing block group data using the ACS Summary File.
Archived WebinarLink to a non-federal Web site | Transcript [PDF] | Presentation [PDF]

 

May 2014 – Measuring America: Your Guide to Geographic Mobility/Migration Statistics
Presentation [PDF]

 

May 2014 – Measuring America: Your Guide to Housing Statistics
Presentation [PDF]

 

March 13, 2014 – American Community Survey (ACS) Public Use Microdata Sample (PUMS) Dual Vintage Variables
Advanced users learn about the American Community Survey (ACS) Public Use Microdata Sample (PUMS) and how to work with dual vintages of variables included in the ACS PUMS files. This presentation gives a background of the ACS PUMS files before explaining how to work specifically with dual vintage variables in the 2008-2012 ACS 5-year PUMS files, including Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMA), Occupation, and Industry variables.
Archived Webinar Link to a non-federal Web site | Transcript [PDF]

 

December 2013 – Accessing Block Group Data with the American Community Survey Summary File
The American Community Survey (ACS) is an ongoing survey that generates estimates on social, economic, housing, and demographic topics. Data users can access these estimates down to the block group level of geography through the ACS Summary File. This presentation will cover background information about the ACS, an explanation of the ACS Summary File, and a demonstration of accessing block group data using the ACS Summary File
Archived Webinar Link to a non-federal Web site  |  Presentation [PDF]

 

November 5, 2013 – What do you know about Public Use Microdata Sample (PUMS) files?
The American Community Survey (ACS) Public Use Microdata Sample (PUMS) files show the full range of population and housing unit responses collected on individual ACS questionnaires. For example, they show how respondents answered questions on occupation, place of work, and so forth. In this webinar, we will discuss foundational aspects of working with ACS PUMS files, including: organization of the files, confidentiality of the files, accessing the data, geographic availability, and the PUMS documentation.
Archived Webinar  Link to a non-federal Web site | Transcript [PDF] | Presentation [PDF]

 

September 17, 2013 – Income, Poverty, and Health Insurance Webinar (Media)
The U.S. Census Bureau held a Web conference today to announce that the 2012, real median household income and the poverty rate were not statistically different from the previous year, while the percentage of people without health insurance coverage decreased.
Archived Webinar Link to a non-federal Web site | Transcript [PDF]

 

September 12, 2013 – ACS Technical Webinar (Media)
The Census Bureau held a Web conference to discuss the Sept.19 release of 2012 American Community Survey statistics. The webinar included information about the topics that will be available as well as step-by step guidance on how to access the upcoming statistics, compare geographies and compare statistics over time.
Archived Webinar  Link to a non-federal Web site | Transcript [PDF]

 

September 11, 2013 – Administration on Aging with ACS – Special Tabulation on Aging
This webinar is a general overview of the American Community Survey and how the Administration on Aging uses this information for their special tabulation on aging.
Archived Webinar Link to a non-federal Web site  |  Presentation [PDF]

 

July 11, 2013 – Using Data to Apply for a Grant
In this webinar, the presenter uses a grant scenario to show users how to access population, housing, economic and geographic data from American FactFinder using the Guided and Advanced Search.
Archived Webinar

 

American Community Survey (ACS) Overview [PDF] (Presentation)

 

Accessing Ancestry Statistics (Tutorial)

 

Finding the Median Income of Congressional Districts (Tutorial)

 

How Do I Locate Information About My Community? (Tutorial)

 

Population Finder Statistics (Tutorial)

 

Race & Ethnicity Data Access  (Tutorial)

 

State & County QuickFacts Data Access (Tutorial)

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