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    • 101 - Introduction to Data Sets: USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) Demographic Statistics 

      Harris, Virginia (APDU's Public Data University, 2014-05-07)
      Part of APDU's Public Data University series, this webinar serves as a baseline learning experience and systematic overview of demographic statistics at the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS). This presentation ...
    • 101 - National Longitudinal Surveys from the Bureau of Labor Statistics 

      Meisenheimer, Jay (Association of Public Data Users, 2011-11-29)
      Overview of the Bureau of Labor Statistics National Longitudinal Surveys program, the population groups that have been surveyed by BLS, and the types of information collected in the surveys.
    • 101 - Pensions: The National Debate, Here's the Data 

      Becker-Medina, Erika H.; Smith, Paul A.; Brown, Alex (Association of Public Data Users, 2012-01-25)
      Examination of the past, present, and future of public pension data – the data the Census Bureau has historically collected for over 50 years, the recent development of a new public pension product, and planned improvements.
    • 101 - Public Policy Opportunities and Challenges for Public Data 

      Castro, Daniel (Association of Public Data Users, 2013-10-31)
      Does government understand the value of public data? Does government have the capacity for data-driven innovation?
    • 101 - Statistics of Governments: A General Overview 

      Boyd, Donald J.; Byers, Jacqueline J.; Pece, Christopher (Association of Public Data Users, 2011-06-15)
      An overview of the use of public data, including by state and local government, as well as the county viewpoint.
    • 101 - Taxes: More Than Just Income & Sales 

      Lee, Cheryl H.; Rueben, Kim; Hall, Christopher (Association of Public Data Users, 2011-10-26)
      How the Census Bureau classifies and assigns tax revenues, what it publishes, and how the data is used for policy and macroeconomic analysis outside of the Census Bureau.
    • 101 - The 2007 Economic Census: A Portrait of the Nation's Economy 

      Zeisset, Paul; U.S. Census Bureau (Association of Public Data Users, 2010-01-21)
      An overview of the Census Bureau's 2007 Economic Census of businesses is provided in this webinar. Includes a description of the NAICS system for classification of businesses, the geographic hierarchy for reporting on ...
    • 101 - The 2010 Census: Preparations for a Complete Count 

      Weinberg, Daniel H.; U.S. Census Bureau (Association of Public Data Users, 2009-04-14)
      The importance of the decennial census is discussed as well as the confidentiality measures protecting rights of respondents to privacy. The main focus of the webinar is upon the re-engineered approach to census taking ...
    • 101 - The Changing Landscape of Data for Health Services Research and Policy 

      Holve, Erin; AcademyHealth (Association of Public Data Users, 2010-12-09)
      For researchers in the area of health services, Dr. Holve provides a comprehensive overview covering sources of data and analytical tools. The presentation covers the range of data from public access to restricted confidential. ...
    • 101 - User Perspectives on ACS 5-year Data 

      Hodges, Ken; Brown, Warren A. (Association of Public Data Users, 2011-05-11)
      Overview of the American Community Survey 5-year data, its strengths and potential shortcomings, with a focus on small area data.
    • 101 - What's New with American FactFinder: A Census Demonstration of New and Enhanced Features 

      Chestnut, Rob (Association of Public Data Users, 2013-03-14)
      Demonstration of new and enhanced features in American FactFinder. The demonstration will highlight features such as Community Facts and Guided Search and will provide some brief examples of searching for data in American ...
    • 101 -Bringing the BLS Consumer Expenditure Survey into the 21st Century 

      Paszkiewicz, Laura; Safir, Adam (Association of Public Data Users, 2013-11-14)
      Increasing evidence in measurement error. Declining response rates. The emergence of new data collection technologies. The need for flexibility in addressing changes in the interviewing environment. These are some of the ...
    • 101- Introduction to Data Sets: Insights into HUD USER 

      Levitt, Rachelle L.; Zachmann, Will; Richardson, Todd (APDU's Public Data University, 2015-04-15)
      Need data or research on housing and community development issues? HUDuser.org is your source. HUD's Office of Policy Development & Research (PD&R) disseminates research and information through HUDuser.org. Hear how ...
    • 201 - A Half Century of Special District Growth 

      Owens, Steve (Association of Public Data Users, 2012-07-24)
      Explores the evolution of special district governments and how these governments are structured, how they operate, where they exist, and what purposes they serve.
    • 201 - ACS Workshop, National Academy Report: Benefits, Burdens, and Prospects of ACS 

      Cork, Daniel (Association of Public Data Users, 2013-03-20)
      Details the multiple burdens associated with the ACS, ranging from privacy and confidentiality concerns to the challenges of communicating and interpreting high-variability estimates. Designed to canvass a broad array of ...
    • 201 - American Community Survey: What Stakeholders Really Think and How We Can Improve 

      Olson, Tim; Boone, Tasha (Association of Public Data Users, 2013-11-07)
      How is the American Community Survey engaging stakeholders, and what improvements are in the works as a result of feedback? Senior staff from the U.S. Census Bureau will describe current discussions with key stakeholders, ...
    • 201 - Analyzing BLS Business Employment Dynamics Data 

      Talan, David; Carson, Charles (Association of Public Data Users, 2012-03-13)
      Overview of general concepts and basic methodology for Business Employment Dynamics (BED) data.
    • 201 - Approaching the True Cost of Living: The Location Affordability Portal 

      Pettit, Kathryn; Geyer, Josh (Association of Public Data Users, 2013-12-04)
      There is more to housing affordability than how much rent or mortgage you pay. Transportation costs are the second-biggest budget item for most families, but to date there hasn't been an easy way for people to fully factor ...
    • 201 - Collaborative, Online Mapping: The New ArcGIS.com 

      Potts, Walter; Seamans, Adam (Association of Public Data Users, 2010-11-10)
      ArcGIS.com is a publicly available mapping and spatial data resource on the internet and is provided by ESRI. This presentation covers the basics and includes a demonstration.
    • 201 - Disability Statistics From Surveys and Administrative Records 

      Houtenville, Andrew J. (Association of Public Data Users, 2011-02-17)
      Overview of data sources containing information on the population with disabilities.