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Data Day

DATA DAY Presentation October 24 9am - 12pm State Library Auditorium 109 E Jones Street Raleigh, North Carolina

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North Carolina Government and Heritage Library Hosts Demographic Data Day Oct. 24

Researchers, grant writers and others who use demographic data are invited to a free program Oct. 24 in Raleigh to learn ways to access this data for North Carolina.

The North Carolina Government and Heritage Library will host “Data Day,” Wednesday, Oct. 24, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the auditorium of the State Library/Archives building at 109 East Jones St., Raleigh. The event will also be livestreamed at https://bit.ly/2Kezyh7.

“Data Day” will help attendees learn to explore North Carolina statistics by subject; find socio-economic data even for many small areas; locate single age information and county population data up to 2037; and find timely, reliable demographic data without waiting a decade.

Topics include:

  • The Census Bureau’s American Community Survey

  • LINC: Log into NC database

  • The State Demographer’s estimates and projections

  • The 2020 Census

Presenters will include Michele Hayslett, Numeric Data Services and Data Management Librarian at UNC Chapel Hill, and Bob Coats, Governor’s Census Liaison.

For more information about this free program, please contact Elizabeth Hayden at elizabeth.hayden@ncdcr.gov or (919) 814-6822.

The State Library of North Carolina is a coordinating agency of the NC State Data Center.

 

When:
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.