Statistics on population size and composition, births, deaths, marriage and divorce. Special topics issues cover a wide range of additional topics including economic activity, educational attainment, household characteristics, housing, ethnicity and language, among others.
This guide is the UW Libraries portal to a wealth of information: census by decade, census geography, census compilations, guides and documentation, raw data sources, and defining your community for census research.
Selected Census data is from 1790 to the present with tract level data starting in 1940. Social Explorer allows users to create interactive maps and data reports. Access for all on-campus; login required from off-campus.
"The Forecasting Division conducts research on a variety of issues related to the state budget, public policy and demographics. Topics include the economy, labor force, criminal justice, health care, and education."