American Community Survey 2013
-- 1-Year Public Use Microdata Sample (PUMS)
This section is focused on American Community Survey (ACS) 2013 data access and use, applications using these data and the integration and analysis of these data with other data. Census 2010 and ACS 2013 provide the most current Census-sourced demographics for wide-ranging geography. Use the interactive table below to view/rank/query/compare selected Census 2010 demographics with ACS 2013 1-year estimates for selected national scope geography.
Custom Demographic Estimates
Use the CV XE Crosstabs tool to develop custom demographic estimates using the PUMS data for PUMAs, states and the U.S. Save the custom estimates data to file and optionally integrate those data into a PUMA or state shapefile for mapping and pattern analysis using the CV XE GIS software.
2010 Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMAs)
... geographic areas identified in the PUMS data files
Public Use Microdata Sample (PUMS) Files
PUMA Summary Statistic Data
... 2010 vintage PUMA summary statistic data, based on the ACS 2012 1-year estimates
access via these interactive tables:
- General Demographics
- Social Characteristics
- Economic Characteristics
- Housing Characteristics
2013 1-year PUMS Subjects PDF
2013 1-year PUMS Code Lists PDF
2013 1-year PUMS Top and Bottom Coded Values PDF
2013 1-year PUMS Data Dictionary PDF
About ACS. The American Community Survey (ACS) is a nationwide survey conducted by the Census Bureau designed to provide more frequently updated demographics for national and sub-national geography than provided by the decennial census program. The ACS collects and produces population and housing information every year instead of every ten years The ACS currently has an annual sample size of about 3.5 million addresses. ACS is integrally connected with Census 2010.
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