Brief Methodology and Assumptions for the Mapping America’s Futures Project, Brief 7
Steven Martin, Austin Nichols, Kaitlin Franks
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The Mapping America’s Futures project has developed multiple series of population projections for 740 commuting zones in the United States by age and race and ethnicity. This brief explains the assumptions and methodology of our population projections, describes the 2017 version of Mapping America’s Futures, and describes changes from the original version.
Research Areas Neighborhoods, cities, and metros Families Race and equity Children and youth
Tags Family and household data Immigrant communities demographics and trends
Policy Centers Metropolitan Housing and Communities Policy Center