Occupation data and industry data both can tell you a lot about an area’s economy, but they show distinctly different things. With data from the Census’s ACS and County Business Patterns, and BLS’s Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages, there’s plenty of data to compare.
There is one class of men in this country that never is mentioned in song. And now, since their trade is advancing, they’ll come out on top before long. They say that our sailors have danger, and likewise our warriors bold, But there’s none know the life of a driver, what he suffers with hardship […]
Data on oil and gas production is now available on PolicyMap. See quantities, values, and changes in on-shore oil and natural gas extraction.
Workforce Demographics – by Residence and Job Location This exciting NEW data from the Census’ Longitudinal Employer – Household Dynamics (LEHD) can provide you with information on the demographics (earnings, education, race, and age) of working people who live in a particular area vs. the demographics of the people who work in that area. For […]
This week, PolicyMap is headed to a Census workshop in Suitland, Maryland, on an exciting new dataset we plan to add to our platform this summer. It’s called Longitudinal Employer-Household Dynamics (LEHD). This new dataset from the Census relies on unemployment insurance information collected by states to provide data on jobs. LEHD offers counts of […]