housing unit follow-up sampling, 147148, 155156, 158159

recommendations for research, 6, 159, 163

residence rules and, 164

sampling error, 6465

weighting of one-year period estimates, 192193

Computer-assisted telephone interviewing

ACS data collection process, 160161, 184185

data collection mode effects, 6, 161, 162, 163, 192193, 253

housing unit follow-up strategy, 147148

recommendations for research, 6, 163

residence rules and, 164

Confidence intervals, 64, 66, 74, 76

Confidentiality

in ACS quality profile outline, 244

ACS strategies, 4243, 173174

Census Bureau interviewers, 170

concerns about ACS, 174176

five-year period data, 120

month of data collection, 7, 174175, 176177

recommendations for research, 78, 176177

research needs, 252253

Continuous sampling approach, 2022, 29

Controls

ACS, 2, 17, 4748, 127

ACS quality profile, 244

for counties for specific population groups, 23

for coverage errors, 56

housing data, 9, 127128, 154155, 196201

margins of error, 9

for multiyear estimates, 213

population data, 127, 128, 154155, 250, 254

recommendations for research, 5, 9, 208, 254

urban area housing unit responses, 150

Costs

ACS, 18

long-form sampling, 1718, 1920

County-level ACS

controls for specific population groups, 23

family median income estimates, 8794

housing unit estimates, 198

housing unit sampling in rural areas, 151

per capita income estimates, 84

population estimates, 9, 202203, 208

weighting multiyear estimands, 213214, 222

Current Population Survey Annual Social and Economic Supplement, 52, 83, 125, 126127, 171, 255256, 259

D

Data collection methodology

ACS, 2, 6, 4042, 184185

comparisons between studies, 125127, 244, 245, 251252

costs, 18

evolution of Census Bureau practice, 1516

group quarters, 167, 170

handheld devices, 1920

housing units, 160167

linkages among national survey

activities, 259260

methods panels review, 11, 247254

modes and mode effects, 6, 160163, 192193, 243244, 253

monitoring, 238

month of collection information, 7, 174175, 176177

paired strategy, 15, 1620

recommendation for research, 67, 163

research needs, 141, 253

transition to ACS, 1415, 2324, 135

Data swapping, 42, 173

Decennial census data

ACS data and, 78, 128129

residence rules, 31, 163, 201

summary files, 122

uses, 13, 15

See also Long-form sample of decennial census

Delivery Sequence File, 6, 148, 149, 150151

Department of Housing and Urban Development, 8789, 94, 95

Disabilities, people with, 60

Dollar amounts

latest-year estimates, 179180

See also Inflation adjustments

Domestic violence shelters, 167



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