When you’re responsible for gathering a vast array of key demographic and economic data for the entire country – you’re going to have a lot of data. A lot.
But that data won’t do much good if it’s not presented in a way that makes it easy to access, use, and customize into something that best serves customers.
When you have a customer base as diverse as the Census Bureau — everyone from expert data users to first-time visitors — it can be hard to find a solution that meets all of their needs. However, one solution is open data.