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Blog: Teachers Persevere Through the Pandemic: K–12 Teacher Retention in Utah

By: Andrea Thomas Brandley Note: The opinions expressed are those […]

December 16, 2021
Blog: The Great Resignation: How Has It Impacted Utah’s Health Care Industry to Date?

By: Laura Summers and John Downen Note: The opinions expressed […]

December 13, 2021
Blog: A Demographer’s Revisionist History: Intercensal Population Estimates for 2010-2019 Released

By: Emily Harris In August 2021, the Census Bureau released […]

December 3, 2021
Blog: 2020 1-Year ACS Experimental Data Released

By: Mallory Bateman New data, with caveats The Census Bureau […]

November 30, 2021
Blog: Have We Reached an Electric Vehicle Tipping Point?

By: Thomas Holst Note: The opinions expressed are those of […]

November 29, 2021
Blog: Priorities for Investing COVID-19 Resources and Future Funding in K–12 Education in Utah

By: Edward B. Clark and Andrea Thomas Brandley Note: The […]

November 23, 2021
Blog: Shifting Balance Points – Mean Center of Population Release

By: Eric Albers and Mallory Bateman Mean Center of Population […]

November 16, 2021
Blog: Salt Lake County, Utah’s Premiere Economy

By: Max Backlund Note: The opinions expressed are those of […]

November 4, 2021
Blog: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Utah’s Housing Market

By: Dejan Eskic Note: The opinions expressed are those of […]

October 21, 2021
Blog: COVID-19 Death Rates and Demographic Factors

By: Mike Hollingshaus and Emily Harris The Kem C. Gardner […]

October 12, 2021