New 2014 5-year estimates released, ACS reaches 10 years of available data

December 4, 2015 - Less than a minute read

The release of the 2010-2014 5-year American Community Survey estimates marks the first time in the history of the ACSĀ that data uers have two sets of five year estimates that do not overlap (2005-2009 & 2010-2014), providing two completely separate time periods with which data users concerned interested in all geographies (regardless of population size) can compare estimates and gauge change over time.

The Census Bureau has a releasedĀ a series of maps highlighting key data in the 2010-2014 estimates in addition to showing how the U.S. has changed since the 2005-2009 estimates:

Change in Poverty 2005-2009, 2010-2014

Check out the Census Bureau’s press release for more on 5-year estimates.