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Why Heritage is wrong on the new Census race/ethnicity question

Sorry this is long and rambly. I just want to get the main points down and I’m in the middle of other things. I hope it helps. 1,824 more words


Downloading and reading in American Community Survey Data: Python and SPSS

I had a prior blog post on working with American Community Survey data in SPSS. The meta-data format has changed from that example though, and the Census gives out comma separated files and xls Templates now. 1,579 more words


How do Black-White parents identify their children?

In 2015 the American Community Survey yields an estimate of 66,913 infants who have one Black parent and one White parent present in the household. (Either parent may be multiracial, too.) 106 more words

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Fusing Marketing Research and Data Science by John Colias at @DecisionAnalyst

Live note-taking of the November 9, 2016 webinar. Any errors are my own.

  • Survey insights have been overshadowed in recent years, market research is struggling to redefine itself, there is an opportunity to combine big data and surveys…
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Generation Greed and the Election

This year’s election is finally coming to an end, and as expected I didn’t watch any of the debates. Did I miss anything? 1,763 more words

American Community Survey Data: Falling Median Work Earnings by Educational Attainment

As I noted in my prior post,


the business cycle, with expansions and recessions, means that comparisons over time for data items such as work earnings and income are only meaningful if one compares economically similar years. 2,785 more words


Dahil sa Pilipinong nagtatrabaho sa ibang bansa at nagiging Overseas Filipino Worker(OFW) ang wika at kulturang Pilipino ay nasa iba’t ibang bahagi ng mundo.

Ayon sa Index of Survey on Overseas Filipinos (2014) 50 more words

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