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Population & Housing Characteristics Resources

View Census Academy resources about the topic of Population & Housing Characteristics including Data Gems, courses, and webinars.

Population & Housing Characteristics Data Gems

Population & Housing Characteristics Courses

Population & Housing Characteristics Webinars

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A Bold New Approach to Create Official Statistics

This presentation provides the latest updates on a research project studying a bold new approach for creating official statistics.

A Discussion on the Latest 2020 Post-Enumeration Survey Results

Join us for a presentation on the latest Post-Enumeration Survey data showing which states have an undercount or overcount of their total population.

Exploring Census Data: Health Care

The session includes how to find key data from the specific surveys, and discover gems and resources connected to the Economic Census statistics.

Using Census Data to Understand Youth Employment

This webinar examines several key youth employment trends utilizing several publicly available data sources.

U.S. Earnings Dynamics: Inequality, Mobility, and Volatility

Using data from the Census Bureau’s LEHD infrastructure files, McKinney addresses changes over time in the distribution of real labor earnings.

Data on a Deadline for Journalists

This training is designed to give reporters an overview of the power of Census Bureau data for storytelling.

Your Community by the Numbers: Ancestry, and Foreign-Born Populations

Learn about how to access data from the Census Bureau on the foreign-born and ancestry groups using a variety of online tools available at

Comparing the American Community Survey and Current Population Survey

Staff from the ACS and CPS go over the differences in methodology and data collection operations between each survey.

Your Community by the Numbers: Race and Ethnicity

Learn how to access data from the Census Bureau on race and ethnicity, using a variety of online tools.

New Insight for Linking Census Data with Vital Record Statistics

In this presentation, Graif examines how commuting ties are associated with neighborhood maternal and child health problems.

2016-2020 American Community Survey 5-year Estimates Webinar

The purpose of the webinar was to show participants how to access the data and how to compare geographies and statistics over time.

Using Population Estimates and Projections

Learn how the Census Bureau can estimate the population and how it is able to provide projections for the coming years.

Initial Impact of COVID-19 on Travel, Tourism, Outdoor Recreation

Examine how workers employed in travel, tourism, and outdoor recreation across the country were affected by the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Financial Reporting Quality and Wage Differentials

Dr. Sara Malik presents recent findings from her completed RDC research project.

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