Introduction to Historical
Census Data including
*Throughout the history of the Census the questions have changed and evolved*
Review this information.or look at for the first time!
Through the Dec
American Community Survey
-The 2010 Census did not have a long form
.The long form contains all the in depth socio-demographic variables
.So no more SF3 or SF4
-The American Community Survey is supposed to be the
solution and be more curre
The Captains Definitive Census Mapping Checklist
Neatline around entire frame
Maximize the map size while deciding if Landscape or Portrait orientation is best
Space map elements throughout map frame so that white or blank space is
Other Secondary Data and Extending
Your GIS Use
Where do I find it, How do I get it, and
What else can I do with it?!
Types and Sources
How to use data in GIS
ArcGIS Online- Layer and Map Packages
Introduction to PUMS
(Public Use Microdata Series)
Public Use Microdata Series or Sample
5%, 3% or 1% sample of raw
(un-summarized) data with detailed
location information removed.
Can get demographic info. about individual
population groups. Th
Business & Industry Census
Including the Economic Census
The Migration Question Too!
Classification System- NAICS
The North American Industry Classification
System (NAICS) is the standard used by Federal
statistical agencies in classifying business
Decennial Census Data
Census Data- 2000
The Short Form and the Long Form
Census Day is April 1st
Mail out/mail back systemPhone Calls, then visits
Reports and Tabulations
Redistricting Data Summary File
Homework Assignment #1
This homework assignment consists of four problems regarding the Labor
Productivity and Comparative Advantage (Chapter 3). The total maximum points earned
are 20 points. Please answer all the questions in the spaces provided below.
Homework Assignment #2
This homework assignment consists of two problems regarding the Specific
Factors and Income Distribution (Chapter 4). The total maximum points earned are 20
points. Please answer all the questions in the spaces provided below.
Homework Assignment 3
This homework assignment consists of one problem regarding The HeckscherOhlin Model (Chapter 5). The total maximum points earned are 20 points. Please answer
all the questions in the spaces provided below.
Consider a Hecksc
Welcome Team Census!
Census History and Geography
Why do we have a Census?. AnyoneanyoneBueller
Census Bureau- Why?
-The U.S. Constitution, Article I, Section 2 mandates that an
apportionment of representatives among the states, for the