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Race and Ethnicity in the 2021 Wasatch Front Labor Force: An Equal Employment Opportunity Analysis

Current data reveals 22.5% of Utahns identify as racial minorities, […]

September 20, 2022
Salt Lake City Data Book: 2022

Utah’s capital city demographic resource.

The Changing Dynamics of the Wasatch Front Apartment Market

The demand for rental housing increased during the COVID-19 pandemic, […]

Work/Life Balance Preferences: Utah Parents

Statewide survey found a majority of Utah parents with children […]

September 7, 2022
Utah’s Direct Selling Industry

Utah is a global hub for the direct selling business […]

August 16, 2022
An Economic Analysis of Utah’s Direct Selling Industry

Utah’s established direct selling industry anchored over 38,000 well-paying jobs […]

User Guide: Long-Term Planning Projection Scenarios

The Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute prepares long-term demographic and […]

August 9, 2022
Utah’s Multiracial Population, 2020

Utah’s multiracial (two or more races) resident population added the […]

August 2, 2022
A Decade of Declining Fertility in Utah, the Intermountain West, and the Nation: 2010-2020

Utah’s declining fertility rate made state headlines in 2016 when […]

July 27, 2022
Fact Sheet: U.S. Census Bureau Estimates for Age, Vintage 2021

Each year, the Census Bureau produces population estimates at varying […]

July 12, 2022