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Kusunoki, Hall, and Barber find obese teen girls less likely to use birth control

Prescott finds reported sex offenses lower in neighborhoods with resident sex offenders

Geronimus says poor Detroiters face greater health risks given adverse social conditions

Highlights

Bob Willis awarded 2015 Jacob Mincer Award for Lifetime Contributions to the Field of Labor Economics

David Lam is new director of Institute for Social Research

Elizabeth Bruch wins Robert Merton Prize for paper in analytic sociology

Elizabeth Bruch wins ASA award for paper in mathematical sociology

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PSC Brown Bags will be back fall 2015


ACS Sample Years

ACS Census tract data coming

9/14/2010 feature story

The American Community Survey (ACS) is the replacement for the census long-form. This year it is poised to produce its first-ever data product for all areas in the United States. It will be the largest release in ACS history and the most reliable sample. A user will be able to use data on 370,700 different geographic areas.

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