Data Dictionary: ACS 2012 (1-Year Estimates)
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Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Table: B98002. Unweighted Group Quarters Population Sample [3]
Universe: Universe: Population in Group Quarters
Table Details
B98002. Unweighted Group Quarters Population Sample
Universe: Universe: Population in Group Quarters
Variable Label
B98002001
B98002002
B98002003
Relevant Documentation:
Group Quarters Person Initial Sample Selected
The number of people living in GQs that could be contacted for ACS interviewing in a given year for a given geographic area. Each year's sample is systematically divided into 12 monthly samples for ACS interviewing. This initial number includes people thought to be in group quarters that were later determined to be out of scope or nonexistent, as well as people not interviewed due to the group quarter refusing entry, the person refusing to respond, or other reasons.

Group Quarters Person Final Interviews
The final number of person interviews for the ACS for those living in group quarters in a given year for a given geographic area.