A Summary of the Meeting of May 30-June 1, 2001. Use of Census 2000 and the American Community Survey for Indicators at the State and Local Levels

05/30/2001

The principal speaker at the session was Cynthia Taeuber, Program Policy Advisor of the University of Baltimore and the U.S. Bureau of the Census. The session was coordinated by Allen Harden of Chapin Hall. The purpose of this presentation was to give an overview of Census 2000 and the American Community Survey and review how they can be used to build child and family well-being indicators. Ms. Taeuber's Powerpoint presentation is attached following text summary and the slide numbers mentioned in the text refer to that presentation.