acs

Download, Manipulate, and Present American Community Survey and Decennial Data from the US Census

Provides a general toolkit for downloading, managing, analyzing, and presenting data from the U.S. Census (<https://www.census.gov/data/developers/data-sets.html>), including SF1 (Decennial short-form), SF3 (Decennial long-form), and the American Community Survey (ACS). Confidence intervals provided with ACS data are converted to standard errors to be bundled with estimates in complex acs objects. Package provides new methods to conduct standard operations on acs objects and present/plot data in statistically appropriate ways.

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Package
acs
Type
Package
Title
Download, Manipulate, and Present American Community Survey and Decennial Data from the US Census
Version
2.1.2
Date
2017-09-25
Author
Ezra Haber Glenn [aut, cre]
Maintainer
Ezra Haber Glenn
URL
Description
Provides a general toolkit for downloading, managing, analyzing, and presenting data from the U.S. Census (), including SF1 (Decennial short-form), SF3 (Decennial long-form), and the American Community Survey (ACS). Confidence intervals provided with ACS data are converted to standard errors to be bundled with estimates in complex acs objects. Package provides new methods to conduct standard operations on acs objects and present/plot data in statistically appropriate ways.
Suggests
Imports
graphics, stats, plyr, utils, httr
Depends
R (>= 2.10), stringr, methods, XML
License
GPL-3
LazyData
yes
LazyLoad
yes
NeedsCompilation
no
Packaged
2017-10-10 19:02:48 UTC; eglenn
Repository
CRAN
Date/Publication
2017-10-10 22:08:31 UTC

install.packages('acs')

2.1.2

2 months ago

http://dusp.mit.edu/faculty/ezra-glenn

Ezra Haber Glenn

GPL-3

Depends on

R (>= 2.10), stringr, methods, XML

Imports

graphics, stats, plyr, utils, httr

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