October 20, 2009
The purpose of these examples is to show one how to use Census and/or ACS data to describe characteristics of communities or populations, broad demographic changes relevant for the nation or a community, and the consequences of political power and federal funds.
Click on one of the topics below for an introduction to the topic, background/reference articles, links to ready-made tables/figure/maps, and introductory shells for independent analysis of the issues:
Census 2010 Operations, Planning, and Challenges
Labor Force change
Family and Household Structure