Demography conference set for next month at SDSU - KSFY News - Sioux Falls, SD News, Weather, Sports

Demography conference set for next month at SDSU

Posted: Updated:

BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) - The South Dakota's State Census Center is hosting a demography conference next month to teach the average person how to read and understand data.

The conference will be held at South Dakota State University on May 21-23.

State demographer Mike McCurry says the Internet has made demography a social science everyone can use because the data is so readily available.

The conference will include sessions on how to access and use migration data, using data from Indian reservations and shortcuts to data management, among other things.

The cost to register is $95. To register, visit http://library.constantcontact.com/download/get/file/1106770492956-289/Demograpphy+Registration+form.pdf

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KSFY. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service or our EEO Report.