data map from census website

Working with Census.gov 3: Interacting with the Data

This third of four courses takes you into a series of live demonstrations and in-depth explanations and visuals from the Census.gov and American FactFiner websites. The course covers a comprehensive navigation of the pages, tools and interactive databases that form the expansive Census website and publicly accessible data stores and produced information.

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Course Info

  • Duration 7 video lessons (65 Mins)
  • Published Published
    2013
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Browse Course Chapters

  • 1. Introduction (1 min)
  • 2. Navigating Census.gov (12 mins)
  • 3. Thinking in Three Dimensions (13 mins)
  • 4. Drilling Down (12 mins)
  • 5. Navigating FactFinder (14 mins)
  • 6. Queries Elaborated (5 mins)
  • 7. Data Manipulation and Table Formatting (6 mins)

Course Description

This third of four courses takes you into a series of live demonstrations and in-depth explanations using the Census.gov and American FactFinder websites. The course covers a comprehensive navigation of the pages, tools and interactive databases that form the expansive Census website and publicly accessible data stores. 

Learn these skills

  • Census
  • Data Analysis
  • Demographics
  • Mapping
  • Research Methods
  • Microsoft Excel

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Chris Williamson

Chris Williamson

Chris Williamson has spent 40 years in academia, public and private sector planning, and environmental analysis.

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