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Census Research: Census Research: Getting Started


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Featured Resource: DataFerrett

DataFerrett is a unique data analysis and extraction tool with re-coding capabilities-to customize federal, state, and local data. FERRETT stands for Federated Electronic Research, Review, Extraction, and Tabulation Tool. Using DataFerrett, you can develop an unlimited array of customized spreadsheets. DataFerrett helps you locate and retrieve the data you need regardless of where the data resides. You can develop and customize tables and select the results to create a graph or map for a visual depiction of your data. You can also save your data in the databasket and save the table you have created for reuse.