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Our population statistics cover age, sex, race, Hispanic origin, migration, ancestry, language use, veterans, as well as population estimates and projections.
This section provides information on a range of educational topics, from educational attainment and school enrollment to school districts, costs and financing.
We measure the state of the nations workforce, including employment and unemployment levels, weeks and hours worked, occupations, and commuting.
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Health statistics on insurance coverage, disability, fertility and other health issues are increasingly important in measuring the nation's overall well-being.
We measure the housing and construction industry, track homeownership rates, and produce statistics on the physical and financial characteristics of our homes.
The U.S. Census Bureau is the official source for U.S. export and import statistics and regulations governing the reporting of exports from the U.S.
The U.S. Census Bureau provides data for the Federal, state and local governments as well as voting, redistricting, apportionment and congressional affairs.
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Geography provides the framework for Census Bureau survey design, sample selection, data collection, tabulation, and dissemination.
Geography is central to the work of the Bureau, providing the framework for survey design, sample selection, data collection, tabulation, and dissemination.
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The Geographic Support System Initiative will integrate improved address coverage, spatial feature updates, and enhanced quality assessment and measurement.
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Metropolitan and micropolitan areas are geographic entities used by Federal statistical agencies in collecting, tabulating, and publishing Federal statistics.
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Definitions of geographic terms, why geographic areas are defined, and how the Census Bureau defines geographic areas.
We conduct research on geographic topics such as how to define geographic areas and how geography changes over time.
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Our researchers explore innovative ways to conduct surveys, increase respondent participation, reduce costs, and improve accuracy.
Our surveys provide periodic and comprehensive statistics about the nation, critical for government programs, policies, and decisionmaking.
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The Census Bureau's Director writes on how we measure America's people, places and economy.
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Join guests from the U.S. Census Bureau as they share news and information about the 2010 Census and other Census surveys and data products. To view a live event, please visit our Ustream channel.
UStream event: December 6, 1 p.m. EST - Statisticians Carrie Werner and Amy Smith from the U.S. Census Bureau discuss new findings from the 2010 Census, highlighting changes in the nation's older population.
UStream event: September 14, 2 p.m. EDT - Matthew Brault and Brett O'Hara from the U.S. Census Bureau discuss findings from the report: Income, Poverty, and Health Insurance Coverage in the United States: 2010. This annual report contains the official national findings from the Current Population Survey (CPS).
UStream event: September 14, 11 a.m. EDT - Edward Welniak and Trudi Renwick from the U.S. Census Bureau discuss findings from the report: Income, Poverty, and Health Insurance Coverage in the United States: 2010. This annual report contains the official national findings from the Current Population Survey (CPS).
UStream event: July 14, 2011 - County Business Patterns is an annual series that provides sub-national economic data by industry. This event featured Patrice Norman and Belitza Rojas Lopez, who took questions from the public live during the event on Facebook and Twitter.
UStream event: June 1, 2011 - Census Bureau demographers Lindsay Howden and Amy Symens Smith discuss new findings from the 2010 Census, highlighting changes in the nation's age and sex composition, including changes in the median age and sex ratios. Broadcast live on the Census Bureau's UStream channel, the guests answered questions from the public live during the event on Facebook and Twitter.
UStream event: May 31, 2011 - Census Bureau statisticians Merarys Rios and Sharon Ennis discuss new details on the Hispanic population in the United States, as outlined in the newly released 2010 Census Brief; including the growth and geographic distribution of Hispanic origin groups, such as Mexican, Puerto Rican and Cuban.
UStream event: May 18, 2011 - Tony Caruso, U.S. Census Bureau Project Manager for the 2007 Survey of Business Owners, discusses new data on Veteran-owned businesses. Broadcast live on the Census Bureau's UStream channel, the guests answered questions from the public live during the event on Facebook and Twitter.
UStream event: May 13, 2011 - Tony Caruso, U.S. Census Bureau Project Manager for the 2007 Survey of Business Owners discusses new data on Asian-owned businesses. Broadcast live on the Census Bureau's UStream channel, the guests answered questions from the public live during the event on Facebook and Twitter.
UStream event: May 9, 2011 - Kurt Bauman, Chief of the Education and Social Stratification Branch at the U.S. Census Bureau, discusses newly released data on Educational Attainment in the U.S. These data come from the Current Population Survey's Annual Social and Economic Supplement, which is conducted in February, March and April at about 100,000 addresses nationwide.