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GIS Day

Release Number CB17-SFS.99
Component ID: #ti1820716252

Geography is central to the work of the Census Bureau, providing the framework for survey design, sample selection, data collection, tabulation, and dissemination. Geography provides meaning and context to statistical data.

According to Esri, the company behind GIS Day, “GIS Day provides an international forum for users of geographic information systems (GIS) technology to demonstrate real-world applications that are making a difference in our society. The first formal GIS Day took place in 1999.”

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From Geography > Education > Brochures:

Component ID: #ti408080722

Note: the brochure shown above is cropped at the bottom. To see the full brochure, click on the image. All of the applications are listed below, with hyperlinks to each application.


From Interactive Mapping Applications brochure:

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From Census.gov > Geography:

Geography is central to the work of the Census Bureau, providing the framework for survey design, sample selection, data collection, tabulation, and dissemination. Geography provides meaning and context to statistical data.

From the Census Library > Infographics & Visualizations:

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