LIVE TODAY: Take an Early Look at our New Dissemination Platform!

Today we are excited to announce a major milestone related to data dissemination.

While we are still in the early stages of our Census Enterprise Dissemination Services and Consumer Innovation (CEDSCI) program, this week we have come one step closer to bringing the Bureau into the future of data dissemination. We would like to extend to you an invitation to look at our first Technical Preview of enterprise dissemination.  This preview will allow you to take an early look at the foundations of dissemination through and provide feedback.

Here’s how to connect to the Technical Preview:

  • Visit
  • Watch the video on the landing page and explore the site’s tools and tables
  • Be sure you know which data are included in this early look (see the list below for more info)
  • To provide your feedback via the Web, please send detailed feedback to
  • Data in this Technical Preview is not intended for official use. For official U.S. statistics, please use the tools that are currently live on the website.

Datasets available:

  • ACS 1-Yr Summary Files & Data Profile Tables (2012, 2013, 2014)
  • ACS 3-Yr Summary Files & Data Profile Tables (2012, 2013)
  • ACS 5-Year Summary Files (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014)
  • ACS 5-Year Data Profile Tables (2012, 2013, 2014)
  • County Business Patterns (2012, 2013)
  • Nonemployer Statistics (2012, 2013)
  • Economy Wide Key Statistics (2012)
  • Decennial SF1 (2010)
  • Survey of Business Owners (2012)

Thank you for your participation, and helping us to create a great new data dissemination platform.  With your help we can make access to Census data even easier.