Kentucky: By The Numbers

 


 

Accessing Data

from the American Community Survey

 


 

Kentucky: By The Numbers

Rural Resources

American Community Survey

Rural Issues Briefs

Links to Additional Data

Rural Welfare Reform

Publications

 

The social, economic, and housing characteristics of our communities and counties that we used to get every 10 years from the Decennial Census are now collected through the American Community Survey (ACS).

In addition to issues of Kentucky: By The Numbers, below are links to websites that provide access to data from the ACS.

 

 

For more information about the

American Community Survey,

go to the Census Bureau's website:

http://www.census.gov/acs/www/

 

 

 


 

 

To find data for all places, all counties, and all geographies in the nation

(including Kentucky), go to the Census Bureau's website:

 

 

 

American FactFinder

 

 

 http://factfinder2.census.gov

   

 


 

To help navigate the American FactFinder website to access data from the

American Community Survey, below are a series of

graphical website instructions.

 

 

 

Getting Started...

Finding Data Profiles from the American Community Survey using the American FactFinder Website

 

 

 

Getting Started...

Finding Subject Tables from the American Community Survey using the American FactFinder Website

 

 

 

Getting Started...

Finding Geography Comparison Tables with the American FactFinder Website for the American Community Survey

 

  

 


 

 

The Kentucky State Data Center

provides data specifically for the state of Kentucky

 

 

 

Kentucky State Data Center

 

  http://ksdc.louisville.edu/1acs.htm

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

To learn more about data from the American Community Survey

 

 

 

New Kid in Town:

     Understanding Data from the American Community Survey

     Julie N. Zimmerman

 

 

 

 

To see what the sample size and response rates in Kentucky are, go to:

 

 

 

http://www.census.gov/acs/www/methodology/sample_size_and_data_quality/

 

 

 


 

Other Kentucky: By The Numbers webpages on the

American Community Survey

 

 


 

 

Other "Kentucky: By the Numbers" webpages:

        Data Series

        Graphical Website Instructions

        Links to Additional Data Sites

        Kentucky: By the Numbers Homepage

        Resources for the American Community Survey

 

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