The following links are provided for your convenience:

Social Science Research Initiative (SSRI)

Center for Economic Studies (CES) - CES governs the network of Census RDCs and it is the primary source of information regarding all aspects of the RDC program.

Census Bureau - The Census Bureau website contains descriptions of all the data that are collected by the Bureau. The website also provides links to various Census reports and tables.

Duke University

University of North Carolina Chapel Hill

North Carolina State University

University of North Carolina System

Researcher Handbook

Census Research Data Centers

Working Paper Series

U.S. Census Bureau - Technical Documentation and Technical Working Papers http://www.census.gov/prod/www/workpaps.html
Population Division http://www.census.gov/population/www/techpap.html
Survey of Program Dynamics http://www.sipp.census.gov/spd/pubs.html
CES Working Paper Series http://www.ces.census.gov/index.php/ces/1.00/cespapers
MCD Working Papers http://www.census.gov/mcd/mcdpapers.html
American Statistical Association http://www.amstat.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=main
Proceedings of the Survey Research Methods Section http://www.amstat.org/sections/SRMS/Proceedings/
LEHD Technical Papers http://lehd.did.census.gov/led/library/techpapers.html
FCSM - Methodology Reports http://www.fcsm.gov/reports/

US Census and Surveys..and more

Economic Programs

Census Bureau - Economic Surveys http://www.census.gov/main/www/surveys.html
Census Bureau - 1997 Economic Census: Sample Forms http://www.census.gov/epcd/www/ec97frm2.html
Census Bureau - 2002 Economic Census: Sample Forms http://bhs.econ.census.gov/econhelp/resources/
Census Bureau - 2007 Economic Census: Sample Forms
http://bhs.econ.census.gov/BHS/FormLibrary.html
Census Bureau - Overview of Economic Statistical Programs http://www.census.gov/econ/overview/index.html
Census Bureau - Economic Programs : Index to Questionnaires by Form Number http://www.census.gov/econ/overview/FORMSNDX.HTM
Census Bureau - North American Industry Classification System http://www.census.gov/epcd/www/naics.html
Census Bureau - Longitudinal Employer-Household Dynamics http://lehd.did.census.gov/led/
The National Income and Product Accounts

Demographic Programs

Census Bureau - Census 2000 http://www.census.gov/main/www/cen2000.html
Census Bureau - Demographic Surveys http://www.census.gov/main/www/surveys.html
Census Bureau - Demographic Survey Abstracts http://www.census.gov/main/www/surveyabstracts.pdf
Census Bureau - Statistical Abstract of the United States http://www.census.gov/prod/www/statistical-abstract-04.html
Census Bureau - Census 2000 Basics
Census Bureau - 2000 Census Evaluation Reports http://www.census.gov/pred/www/eval_top_rpts.htm#CONTENT
Census Bureau - Summary file 1- 2000 Census of Population and Housing http://www.census.gov/prod/cen2000/doc/sf1.pdf
Census Bureau - American Community Survey(ACS) http://www.census.gov/acs/www/
Census Bureau - ACS Evaluation Reports http://www.census.gov/acs/www/AdvMeth/Reports.htm
Census Bureau and Bureau of Labor Statistics - Current Population Survey http://www.bls.census.gov/cps/cpsmain.htm
U.S. Census Bureau (2002). Current Population Survey: Design and Methodology. Washington, D.C., U.S. Census Bureau.
(NBER) National Bureau of Economic Research, CPS Merged Outgoing Rotation Groups http://www.nber.org/data/morg.html Source of CPS data
(UC Berkeley) FTP site for public access to Monthly CPS data for years 1976 - 2000 ftp://elsa.berkeley.edu/pub/cps/bigcps/ Source of CPS data
(Unicon) link to Unicon Research "The Data Specialists" http://www.unicon.com/, from home page select CPS Utilities. Source of CPS data

Other Programs

FedStats-Statistics from U.S. Federal Agencies http://www.fedstats.gov/
HUD American Housing Survey http://www.huduser.org/datasets/ahs.html
BLS Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (formerly ES-202) http://www.bls.gov/cew/home.htm
NASS 2000 Census of Agriculture http://www.nass.usda.gov/census/
NCHS, National Vital Statistics System http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/nvss.htm
NCHS, National Health Care Survey http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/nhcs.htm
NCES, Survey and Program Areas http://nces.ed.gov/surveys/
Bureau of Justice Statistics, Crime and Victims Statistics, based on Uniform Crime Reports http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/bjs/cvict.htm
Bureau of Justice Statistics, Courts and Sentencing Statistics, based on the National Judicial Reporting Program http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/bjs/stssent.htm
Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development. (2004). Statistical Programs of the OECD

Other Census Information

Research Opportunities at the U.S. Census Bureau http://www.census.gov/srd/research.pdf

Data Confidentiality, Privacy and More

LEHD Disclosure Guidelines
Census 2000 Special Tabulation Rules
OMB Working Paper 22 - Report on Statistical Disclosure Limitation Methodology
U.S. Code Title 13: http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/html/uscode13/usc_sup_01_13.html
      Disclosure:
            http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/html/uscode13/usc_sec_13_00000214----000-.html
U.S. Code Title 26: http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/html/uscode26/usc_sup_01_26.html
      Disclosure:
            http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/html/uscode26/usc_sec_26_00007213----000-.html
Privacy Act (1974): http://www.usdoj.gov/04foia/privstat.htm
Confidential Information Protection and Statistical Efficiency Act (CIPSEA, 2002)
U.S. Code Title 44 (Chapter 35): http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/html/uscode44/usc_sup_01_44_10_35.html

Contact Us


Executive Director
Phone: 919.660.6892
Fax: 919.681.4183


RDC Administrator
Phone: 919.660.6893
Fax: 919.681.4183

Physical Address:
Social Science Research Institute
Gross Chem Building, 2nd floor
140 Science Drive
Durham, North Carolina 27708
 
Mailing Address:
Duke University
Social Science Research Institute
Campus Box 90467
Durham, North Carolina 27708
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