Tag Archives: United States Census Bureau

90 + in the United States

“More Americans are living to 90 and beyond, and by 2050 their ranks could reach almost 9 million, a new U.S. Census Bureau report finds. Read more about the fastest-growing segment of the older population in the U.S.: http://ow.ly/7AhsT” [HealthDay … Continue reading

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Demographic Resources

First Results from the 2010 Census http://www.prb.org/pdf11/reports-on-america-2010-census.pdf Initial report from the 2010 Census identifying population change in rural and metro areas. Includes statistics on the increased diversity and ethnicity in the U.S. Geography of Need: Identifying Human Service Needs in … Continue reading

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Research on Health Care for Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders

http://www.ahrq.gov/research/aapifact.htm “In 2000, about 33 percent of the U.S. population identified themselves as members of a racial or ethnic minority group. By 2050, it is projected that these groups will account for almost half of the U.S. population. According to … Continue reading

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Variety of Resources

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog and comes from a variety of sources. After Suicide: A Toolkit for Schools http://www.sprc.org/library/AfteraSuicideToolkitforSchools.pdf Evidence-based programs for school districts and private school associations designed to address serious childhood and adolescent distress and … Continue reading

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Hispanic Census 2010 State and County Data

http://pewhispanic.org/data/census2010/ The Pew Hispanic Center, a project of the Pew Research Center, launched a new Census 2010 feature on its website. This feature provides state and county population data by Hispanic origin in 2010 and 2000 in the form of … Continue reading

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U.S. Census Bureau Releases First Set of 5-Year American Community Survey Estimates

http://bit.ly/f9HhAZ New Estimates Provide Detailed Look at Every Community in the United States The U.S. Census Bureau today released 5-year American Community Survey (ACS) estimates for the first time, making available social, economic, housing and demographic statistics for every community … Continue reading

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Health Care and the Uninsured

[posted on the BHIC Blog] http://www.kff.org/uninsured/ “The Kaiser Family Foundation’s Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured has updated its resources on health coverage and the uninsured to reflect new data released in September by the U.S. Census Bureau, and to … Continue reading

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