Census Data and Methods

Immigrant Advancement

Technical Study: A Summary Period Measure of Immigrant Advancement in the U.S.

by John Pitkin and Dowell Myers, February 2011
 > Demographic Research Article

Census Brief: The Changing Household and Family

by Edward Flores and Dowell Myers, May 2011

 > Brief (pdf)

Census Brief: Aging in California and Los Angeles County

by Linda Lou and Dowell Myers, May 2011

 > Brief (pdf)

Census Brief Appendices

Appendix A-1. Age Composition of Southern California Cities, 2000 to 2010

Appendix A-2. Household Types of Southern California Cities, 2000 to 2010

 > Appendices (pdf)

Accuracy of Data Collected by the Census Question on Immigrants' Year of Arrival

by Dowell Myers, 2004

Working Paper No. PDRG04-01.

Overlap: A User Guide to Race and Hispanic Origin in Census 2000

by Dowell Myers and Angela James, 2002

 > Race Contours Project Working Paper (pdf)