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Table Data - White to Non-White Racial Dissimilarity (5-year estimate) Index for Hamilton County, FL

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Title White to Non-White Racial Dissimilarity (5-year estimate) Index for Hamilton County, FL
Series ID RACEDISPARITY012047
Source U.S. Census Bureau
Release Racial Dissimilarity Index (Not a Press Release)
Seasonal Adjustment Not Seasonally Adjusted
Frequency Annual
Units Percent
Date Range 2009-01-01 to 2022-01-01
Last Updated 2023-12-07 10:45 AM CST
Notes The Racial Dissimilarity Index measures the percentage of the non-hispanic white population in a county which would have to change Census tracts to equalize the racial distribution between white and non-white population groups across all tracts in the county.

Starting with the 2016 observations, the calculation has been changed so that counties with only one census tract have missing data. Zero values represent counties where the proportions of non-white population and non-hispanic white population are the same. Multiyear estimates from the American Community Survey (ACS) are "period" estimates derived from a data sample collected over a period of time, as opposed to "point-in-time" estimates such as those from past decennial censuses. ACS 5-year estimate includes data collected over a 60-month period. The date of the data is the end of the 5-year period. For example, a value dated 2014 represents data from 2010 to 2014. However, they do not describe any specific day, month, or year within that time period.

Multiyear estimates require some considerations that single-year estimates do not. For example, multiyear estimates released in consecutive years consist mostly of overlapping years and shared data. The 2010–2014 ACS 5-year estimates share sample data from 2011 through 2014 with the 2011–2015 ACS 5-year estimates. Because of this overlap, users should use extreme caution in making comparisons with consecutive years of multiyear estimates.

Please see "Section 3: Understanding and Using ACS Single-Year and Multiyear Estimates" on publication page 13 (file page 19) of the 2018 ACS General Handbook for a more thorough clarification.
DATE VALUE
2009-01-01 10.690655500216941
2010-01-01 12.072060158551370
2011-01-01 13.274222050797620
2012-01-01 14.940515835247037
2013-01-01 16.095442389027443
2014-01-01 18.399246626057813
2015-01-01 13.988919821400320
2016-01-01 15.927679191037965
2017-01-01 21.094842926161670
2018-01-01 19.744094904920427
2019-01-01 18.664610354510035
2020-01-01 31.301147665512868
2021-01-01 27.214365942907616
2022-01-01 30.778518461741932

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