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Release Notes

Q1 2024

US Location Insights

US Census Demographic and Housing Characteristics
  • In addition to the US Census 2020 DHC dataset that replaced the US Census 2010 SF1 dataset, the Detailed DHC-A dataset contains data compiled from the questions on race, ethnicity, sex, and age asked of all people in the 2020 Census.

  • Provides over 50,000 demographic variables derived from the US 2020 Census.

  • Fixed an issue with correctly categorizing Central American nationalities under their separate category.

  • Includes documentation from the US Census Bureau on the DHC-A Data Variables.

US Business Insights

US Experian (Allocate)
  • Corrected an issue where 52 variables that represent Median values for age and income were set to “Sum” instead of “Average,” returning inaccurate results or values that exceeded expected limits (for example, a Median Age of 125 years) when generating values for some geographies.

  • The exact variables affected are listed in the change log for this dataset provided in the 2024_Q1_Data_US installer documentation.

Canada Business Insights

Statistics Canada 21A
  • Introducing the 2021 Canada Census Profile—this profile presents information from the 2021 Census of Population for various levels of geography, including provinces and territories, census metropolitan areas, communities, and census tracts.

  • Provides over 3,000 demographic variables derived from the 2021 Census Profile.

  • Includes Guide to the Census of Population, 2021.

  • Note that updates to the geographies and variables might cause changes in their saved configuration in the Allocate Input and Allocate Append tools.