Thursday, March 10, 2011

Demographic Data Workshop: Uses, Sources and Tools

"Demographic Data Workshop: Uses, Sources and Tools"
Date & Time: March 15, 2011 from 9:30 am-12:00 pm
On-campus: Room 300 Rice Hall, Cornell University
Via webinar: See below to register to participate in the workshop online.

Description: Demographic and economic data is invaluable when creating community master plans, planning and evaluating programs, applying for grants, assessing need and demand for products or services, and many other activities. This workshop will provide participants with an overview of how to access and use the latest American Community Survey and other census data via the U.S. Census Bureau's new American FactFinder tool, and highlight on-line data and tools from Cornell University's own Program on Applied Demographics, including population estimates, projections, school district and local government data.

Presenters: Arthur Bakis, U.S. Census Bureau – Boston Regional Office, Joe Francis and Jan Vink, Cornell University Program on Applied Demographics (PAD), and Robin Blakely-Armitage, Community & Regional Development Institute (CaRDI).

To register to participate by webinar, click here.

General questions: Contact Robin Blakely-Armitage at
Webinar-related questions: Contact Heidi Mouillesseaux-Kunzman at

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