Census assignment - b How diverse is the geographical area you selected in terms of ethnic makeup What ethnic groups are the largest and which are

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Site name: U.S. Census Bureau URL: www.census.gov Background information: The U.S. Census Bureau is the federal government’s leading source of data about the United States’ people and its economy. Exercises: Search the latest “Data Profiles–ACS” for a state/region/city selected by the instructor or choose your own. Scan both the “Tabular Profile” and “Narrative Profile” for the state/region/city that was selected. a. Describe the type of demographic data that is available from the U.S. Census Bureau for the state/region/city you selected
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Unformatted text preview: b. How diverse is the geographical area you selected in terms of ethnic makeup? What ethnic groups are the largest and which are the smallest? c. What is the mean household income for the area selected? d. What percentage of the population has an associate degree or higher? e. What percentage of the population works in the leisure and hospitality industry? How does it compare with other occupations in the same area? f. Discuss why you think demographic data might be useful to a manager in the hospitality industry ....
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This note was uploaded on 05/24/2011 for the course HTT 200 taught by Professor Many during the Spring '11 term at University of Phoenix.

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