Apologies for cross postings.
Please join us for this upcoming CTPP webinar.
(Contact Jim Hubbell if any questions regarding this event).
Mark your calendars! The CTPP Program and TRB Census Subcommittee will
jointly sponsor a webinar on Tuesday, October 27, 2015 from 1-2 pm Central.
Looking for historical census data? Can't find the current census data you
are looking for? Then this webinar is for you!
John Blodgett of the University of Missouri Office of Social and Economic
Data Analysis (OSEDA) will offer a presentation and demonstration of tools
available through the <http://census.missouri.edu/> Missouri State Data
Center (MCDC). The MCDC is a premier site in the country for accessing
census and other public, machine-readable demographic and geographic data.
Topics will include:
* An overview of the MCDC's Uexplore/Dexter software
* Live examples of using Uexplore/Dexter to locate and extract data
with special emphasis on data from the 2010 Census and the American
* Using MCDC custom web applications to look at profile and trend
reports, and to do custom extracts from 2010 Census and latest 5-year ACS
* Accessing ACS base/summary tables and metadata using Uexplore/Dexter
* A brief introduction to the MABLE/Geocorr (geographic correlation)
As a bonus, Penelope Weinberger (AASHTO) will provide an update on the next
CTPP special tabulation, which will be based on 2011-2015 ACS 5-Year data.
To join the webinar, click on the following link**
(This link will be active 5 minutes before the webinar begins. Please do not
try to access the online webinar before that time.)
To connect to the audio portion by phone, dial the following number.
**Registration is not required to attend this webinar. However, please note
that participation will be limited to 100 participants, and is available on
a first-come, first-served basis. Therefore, agencies with multiple
participants are strongly encouraged to join from a single computer.
Questions? Please contact Jim Hubbell ( <mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>
Stacey G. Bricka, PhD
Vice President, ETC Institute
725 W. Frontier Circle, Olathe, KS 66061
Direct: (913) 254-4560 Fax: (913) 829-1591