The TRDC is part of an expanding network of Research Data Centers located around the U.S.
What is an RDC?
A secure computing facility – a room – where qualified faculty, students, and researchers with approved projects can conduct statistical analysis of non-public microdata collected by the Census Bureau and other government agencies. We think of them like an iceberg – what you see from the Census Bureau publicly is a small percentage of the data that can be accessed through an RDC.
What kind of research is conducted in an RDC?
The FSRDC network supports 290 projects, over 1,000 researchers and a growing list of federal agencies.