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Data Gems

Our team of experts is excited to share with you their favorite tips and tricks about how to access and use Census Bureau Data.

So we created the Data Gems: a series of "how-to" videos available for data users who are looking for an easy and quick way to enhance their knowledge of Census data.

They will introduce you to various concepts and techniques to improve your ability to navigate our website and use our data-access tools.

We hope you find these Data Gems valuable! Drop us a line at census.academy@census.gov and let us know what you think!

DATA GEM: How to Find What Survey Has the Data You Need with Census Survey Explorer

Find What Survey Has the Data You Need with Census Survey Explorer

PART 6: How to Select a Customized Area to Perform and Analysis of Labor Market

PART 6: Select a Customized Area to Perform a Labor Market Analysis

PART 5: How to Create an Inflow and Outflow Analysis of your Labor Market

PART 5: Create an Inflow and Outflow Analysis of your Labor Market

OnTheMap -  PART 4: How to Create a Destination Analysis to Visualize Jobs and Workforce Data

PART 4: Create Destination Analysis to Visualize Jobs & Workforce Data

PART 3: How to Create a Distance and Direction Analysis to Visualize Commuting Patterns

PART 3: Create a Distance/Direction Analysis to Visualize Commuting

PART 2: How to Create an Area Comparison Analysis to Visualize Jobs and Workforce Data

PART 2: How to Create an Area Comparison Analysis to Visualize Jobs

DATA GEM SERIES: Visualizing Jobs and Labor Force Data with OnTheMap

PART 1: Visualizing Jobs and Labor Force Data with OnTheMap

How to Access Poverty Data Tables and Reports From the CPS ASEC

How to Access Poverty Data Tables and Reports from the CPS ASEC

How to Access Income Data Tables and Reports From the CPS ASEC

How to Access Income Data Tables and Reports from the CPS ASEC

DATA GEMS: How Do I Access Data for My Neighborhood (tracts & blocks) from the 2020 Census Redistricting Files?

How Do I Access Data for My Neighborhood from the Redistricting Files?

DATA GEMS: How Do I Access GQ Data from the 2020 Census Redistricting Data?

How Do I Access GQ Data from the 2020 Census Redistricting Data?

DATA GEMS: How Can I Access 2020 Census Redistricting Data?

How Can I Access 2020 Census Redistricting Data?

DATA GEMS: Can I Compare 2020 Census and 2010 Census Redistricting Data?

Can I Compare 2020 Census and 2010 Census Redistricting Data?

DATA GEMS: How Can I Visualize Race and Hispanic Origin Data from the 2020 and 2010 Census?

How Can I Visualize Race and Hispanic Origin Data?

DATA GEMS: How to Visualize Population and Housing Trends Between 2020 and 2010

How to Visualize Population and Housing Trends Between 2020 and 2010

DATA GEMS: How Can I Visualize Data for the Adult and Children Population from the 2020 and 2010 Census?

How Can I Visualize Data for the Adult and Children Population?

DATA GEMS: How Can I Access Data About Race and Ethnic Diversity from the 2020 and 2010 Census?

How Can I Access Data about Race and Ethnic Diversity?

DATA GEMS: How to Visualize 2020 Census Redistricting Data for your Area

How to Visualize 2020 Census Redistricting Data for Your Area

DATA GEMS: What Data Can You Access From P.L. 94-171 Redistricting Data Files?

What Data Can You Access from P.L. 94-171 Redistricting Data Files?

DATA GEMS: What are Census Blocks?

What Are Census Blocks?

DATA GEMS: How to Download the Complete Set of 2020 Census Redistricting Files for Your State

How to Download the Complete Set of 2020 Census Redistricting Files

DATA GEM: How to Create and Customize a Map using data.census.gov

How to Create and Customize a Map Using data.census.gov

DATA GEM: How to Visualize Data from a Table Using data.census.gov

How to Visualize Data from a Table Using data.census.gov

DATA GEM: How to Conduct an “Address Search” to Access Data for your Location

How to Conduct an “Address Search” to Access Data for Your Location

DATA GEM: What Tracts Form my Neighborhood? How to Use the GEOCORR to Identify the Geographies that Make Up your Area

How to Use the GEOCORR to Identify Geographies That Make Up Your Area

DATA GEM: How to Access American Community Survey Data Using Census Reporter

How to Access American Community Survey Data Using Census Reporter

How to Access and Visualize 2020 Census Apportionment Results

How to Access and Visualize 2020 Census Apportionment Results

How to Visualize your Data Using Thematic Maps on data.census.gov

How to Visualize Your Data Using Thematic Maps on data.census.gov

Learn the First Steps to Creating Your Own Tabulation Using Microdata

How to Use the COVID-19 Data Hub

What is Microdata and Why Should I Use It?

How to Use Filters on data.census.gov

How to Access Data for Your Neighborhood in Just a Few Clicks

Save Time by Saving Your Data Search and Results on data.census.gov

How to Print and Transfer Data Tables to Excel Using data.census.gov

How is Your Community Responding to the 2020 Census?

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