Category Archives: State Data Center

Posts related to the work of the State Data Center (The University of Mississippi Center for Population Studies).

UM2 2016 Kicks Off

The University of Mississippi Center for Population Studies and University of Michigan School of Public Health, Office of Public Health Practice kicked off its 2016 project today, May 16, 2016, in Clarksdale, Mississippi. The project this year focuses on connecting … Continue reading

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University of Mississippi Students, Staff, and Faculty Hold Research Workshop with Delta Region High School Students

As part of the New Pathways to Health Initiative, ten students, staff, and faculty members from the University of Mississippi facilitated a workshop for high school students in the Mississippi Delta. Drawing primarily from J.W. Stampley Ninth Grade Academy – … Continue reading

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John and Eleanor Green attend W3001: The Great Recession, Its Aftermath, and Patterns of Rural and Small Town Demographic Change

John J. Green, Director of the Center for Population Studies and Eleanor M. Green, attended the “W3001: The Great Recession, Its Aftermath, and Patterns of Rural and Small Town Demographic Change” meeting in beautiful Ithaca, New York. The Department of … Continue reading

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Census Bureau Releases New 5-Year Estimates from the American Community Survey

See the press release just sent out from the U.S. Census Bureau. The new five-year estimates (2007-2011) are now available from the American Community Survey. U.S. Census Bureau Releases the 2007-2011 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates We are pleased to … Continue reading

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University of Mississippi Center for Population Studies Represented at Cleveland Chinese Mission School Historical Marker Dedication in Cleveland, Mississippi

On October 21, 2012, the Mississippi Delta Chinese Heritage Museum, Delta State University Capps Archives and Museum, and the City of Cleveland unveiled the historical marker for the Chinese Mission School in Cleveland, Mississippi. The Cleveland Chinese Mission School was … Continue reading

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Latest from the U.S. Census Bureau – American Pi (That’s right, Pi)

Here is a recent posting from the U.S. Census Bureau! Enjoy. —– CB12-TPS.52 United States Population Reaches Milestone — Shortly after 2:29 p.m. EDT today, the U.S. population clock will reach a milestone that is very meaningful to mathematical statisticians: … Continue reading

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World Population Day

July 11, 2012 marks World Population Day. According to the United Nations, the 2012 theme is “Universal Access to Reproductive Health Services.” See the United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon’s statement on World Population Day at the following website. http://www.un.org/sg/statements/index.asp?nid=6188 The … Continue reading

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