We are very fortunate to have one of the best State Data Centers in the Nation! Look here for an EASY way to find preformatted reports for Missouri and Illinois (as well as the rest of the country), with much more detail available as needed.&nb
Which is bigger, a 'tract' or a 'block group'? What's the difference between a 'household' and a 'family'? The Glossary provides definitions to these and many other terms used by various Census products.
All Things Census is a gathering place for postings about census methods, findings and resources. As the 2010 Census revs up its engine, this site will look at how the machinery is running. When the data come out, starting late this year, it will feature reports on what the numbers say and mean. The site is produced by the Pew Research Center, a nonpartisan "fact tank" that provides information on the issues, attitudes and trends shaping America and the world.