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American Community Survey: Accuracy of Data

Jan Beise
The purpose of this documentation by the US Census Bureau is to provide data users with a basic understanding of the American Community Survey (ACS) sample frame and design, estimation methodology, and accuracy of the ACS data. The document discusses sampling and nonsampling errors and gives examples of standard error calculations.


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Secondary Categories: CENSUS METHODOLOGY, 5. Sample surveys
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