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Kentucky: By The Numbers

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American Community Survey

Rural Issues Briefs

Links to Additional Data

Rural Welfare Reform

Publications

 

 

    

In addition to the “Kentucky: By the Numbers” data series,

the program also provides publications on finding and using data. 


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These publications are available online at the SNARL website at http://www.ca.uky.edu/snarl

 

        

Publications on the American Community Survey

 

 

 

Help with the American Community Survey

 

 

Updated:

Oct

2012

New Kid in Town:

Understanding Data from the American Community Survey

Julie N. Zimmerman

 

 

 

Revised

March

2012

And Now for the Grain of Salt:

Margins of Error and the American Community Survey.

Julie N. Zimmerman

 

 

 

Revised

March

2013

 

More than the Top Ten:

A Resource for Questions about the American Community Survey

Julie N. Zimmerman

 

 

 

Updated:

April

2013

 

Cautionary Tales: Comparing the American Community Survey with Data from the Decennial Census.

Julie N. Zimmerman

 

 

 

Updated:

April

2013

Quick List: Comparing the 2009 American Community Survey (ACS)

with the 2000 Census Long Form.

Julie N. Zimmerman

 

 

 

 

 

Data From the American Community Survey

 

 

June 2011

Data Availability from the American Community Survey for Kentucky Counties

Julie N. Zimmerman

 

 

Feb

2012

Data Availability for Extension Districts from the American Community Survey

Julie N. Zimmerman

 

 

April 2013

Data Availability from the American Community Survey (Alphabetic Order)

Julie N. Zimmerman

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Charts and Graphs

 

 

Oct

2011

 

A Picture is Worth...  Using a Newer Program to Make Charts and Graphs with Data from the American Community Survey

Julie N. Zimmerman

 

 

 

Oct

2011

 

A Picture is Worth...  Using an Older Program to Make Charts and Graphs with Data from the American Community Survey

Julie N. Zimmerman

 

 

 

 

 

 

Publications on Finding, Using, and Understanding Data Online

 

 

Updated:

June

2013

By the Numbers: Finding and Using Data from the Internet.

Julie N. Zimmerman

 

 

 

Updated:

June

2013

What Counts? Understanding Data on Jobs, Income, and Unemployment.

Julie N. Zimmerman

 

 

 

March

2013

Understanding the Baby Boom Bubble

Julie N. Zimmerman and Amy F. Hosier

 

 

 

Updated:

July

2013

The 2010 Census: New Decade, New Data

Julie N. Zimmerman

 

 

 

Feb

2010

It Counts To Be Counted: Answers to Questions about the 2010 Census.

Julie N. Zimmerman

 

 

     

 

 

        

Graphical Website Instructions

 

Last Updated

 

 

 

American FactFinder

 

 

April

2013

Getting Started... Using the "Community Facts" Search on the American FactFinder Website

Julie N. Zimmerman

 

 

 

April

2013

Getting Started... Using "Guided Search" on the American FactFinder Website

Julie N. Zimmerman

 

 

 

 

Old Version of American FactFinder

 

 

October

2012

Getting Started... Finding Geography Comparison Tables from the American FactFinder Website for the American Community Survey

Julie N. Zimmerman

 

 

 

Feb

2012

Getting Started... Finding Subject Tables from the American Community Survey using the American FactFinder Website

Julie N. Zimmerman

 

 

 

Feb

2012

Getting Started... Finding Data Profiles from the American Community Survey using the American FactFinder Website

Julie N. Zimmerman

 

 

 

October

2011

Getting Started... Using the NEW American FactFinder Website to Find Community Data on School Districts and Neighborhoods

Julie N. Zimmerman

 

 

 

May

2011

Getting Started... Finding County Level Data Using the NEW American FactFinder Website

Julie N. Zimmerman

 

 

 

 

Other Websites

 

 

Nov

2011

Getting Started... Finding Economic Data Online at the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA).

Julie N. Zimmerman

 

 

 

Oct.

2012

Getting Started... Finding Agriculture Data Online in the Agriculture Census.

Julie N. Zimmerman

 

 

 

Nov.

2012

Getting Started... Finding Unemployment Data Online at the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

Julie N. Zimmerman

 

 

 

 

 

       

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"Distilled Demographics"

The Population Reference Bureau has a series of short videos that not only describe key concepts in demography but provides real world examples of their impacts.

 

     http://www.prb.org/Journalists/DistilledDemographics.aspx

 

 

 

Defining Rural

For information on how to define rural areas, visit the Rural Classifications page at the USDA Economic Research Service.

 

      http://www.ers.usda.gov/Briefing/Rurality/

 

 

 

The Daily Yonder: Keep it Rural

Includes national analyses of county level data on contemporary issues in the news.

 

     http://www.dailyyonder.com/

 

 

 


 

 

Other "Kentucky: By the Numbers" webpages:

        Data Series

        Links to Additional Data Sites

        Kentucky: By the Numbers Homepage

        Resources for the American Community Survey

 

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