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Blog: Getting to Know the New Ivory-Boyer Construction Database

By: DJ Benway On May 1st, the Kem C. Gardner […]

May 21, 2019
Blog: Recreation: Antidote to Rural Population and Job Loss?

By: Jennifer Leaver A recent Headwaters Economics (HWE) study found […]

April 25, 2019
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Blog: First ever Race/Ethnicity Projections for Utah Reveal that Utah will Continue to Diversify

By: Pamela Perlich Today we are publishing Utah’s first ever […]

April 24, 2019
Blog: Utah’s quality of life depends on transportation investment

By: Natalie Gochnour First published in the Deseret News I’ve […]

April 20, 2019
Blog: Medical Inflation in Utah: The Ups and Downs of Data and Measurement

By: Laura Summers Curbing the cost of medical care is […]

April 15, 2019
Blog: Utah’s Top-20 Homebuilder Sentiment Survey

By: Dejan Eskic In late 2018, the Kem C. Gardner […]

April 1, 2019
Blog: Town hall in Price shows the value of political engagement

By: Natalie Gochnour Originally published in the Deseret News Congresswoman […]

March 28, 2019
Blog: 2018 Subcounty Estimates Share City, Tract Population Changes

By: Natalie Young Our new subcounty report provides annual population […]

March 27, 2019
Blog: Using Medicaid to Pay for What?

By: Laura Summers, Senior Health Care Analyst During the 2019 […]

March 25, 2019
Blog: Shape your Future. START HERE

By Mallory Bateman The Census Bureau took another step into […]

March 5, 2019