Guide to the census [electronic resource] / Frank Bass.
By: Bass, Frank.Material type: BookSeries: Bloomberg financial series: Publisher: Hoboken, New Jersey : John Wiley & Sons, Inc, ©2013Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781118416600; 1118416600; 9781118419892; 1118419898; 9781118433959; 1118433955; 9781118662762; 1118662768; 9781299385092; 1299385095; 1118328019; 9781118328019.Subject(s): United States. Bureau of the Census | United States. Bureau of the Census | United States -- Census | United States -- Census -- Methodology | United States -- Statistical services | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Statistics | Census -- Methodology | Statistical services | United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Census data. | Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Guide to the census.DDC classification: 317.3 Online resources: Wiley Online Library
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Print version record and CIP data provided by publisher.
pt. I. Guide to the decennial census -- pt. II. The American community survey -- pt. III. Resources.
How to parse, analyze, and incorporate census data This handy resource offers a reference guide for anyone interested in tailoring specific Census data to their needs. It includes computer coding (SAS v9.x) software for extracting targeted data from thousands of Census files, as well as primers on using online tools and mapping software for analyzing data. The book offers thorough coverage of all aspects of census data including its historical significance, suggestions for parsing housing, occupation, transportation, economic, health, and other data from the census, and much more.