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For Immediate Release: Monday, January 29, 2024

Census Bureau Releases Detailed DHC-B Proof of Concept for Feedback

Press Release Number CB24-CN.04

JAN. 29, 2024 — Today, the U.S. Census Bureau released the Detailed DHC-B Proof of Concept for the 2020 Census Detailed Demographic and Housing Characteristics File B (Detailed DHC-B) for public review and feedback. The Detailed DHC-B includes household type and tenure data for approximately 1,500 detailed racial and ethnic groups and American Indian and Alaska Native tribes and villages. This proof of concept illustrates the proposed 2020 Census data product design and disclosure avoidance settings using 2010 Census data.

A 30-day public feedback period on the proof of concept concludes on Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2024.

The Census Bureau is also hosting a webinar today at 3 p.m. EST to guide data users through the proof of concept and address any questions they might have.

For more information, please visit the newsletter.



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