GIS: Census and Demographics

Census and Demographics Framework Data Subcommittee
CGISC Data Inventory and Assessment Working Group
{Meetings} {Framework}   {Standards}   {Business}


  • To inventory and link all census and demographic data and information related to the various needs of Connecticut;

  • To develop plans, standards, and technical implementation guidance for the census and demographic framework data layer; and

  • To develop relationships with the public as well as all interested parties at the  government level to share geospatial information.


  • Develop data standards and identify appropriate standards-based data schema;

  • Develop plans that include the following:

    • inventory of existing data,
    • stakeholder requirements,
    • data stewards,
    • costs,
    • work flow,
    • data transfer mechanisms,
    • update frequency,
    • maintenance frequency;

  • Refine and maintain plans as necessary;

  • Develop metrics and review status of framework data implementation as input
    to the annual report published by the Connecticut Geospatial Information
    Systems Council (CGISC).

Current Activities:

The Census and Demographic Subcommittee had worked on a draft business plan and
hopes to focus on developing a set of data standards to recommend to the GIS Council. 

Any input or comment on these initiatives would be greatly appreciated and can be directed to:

Judy Raymond, DOT, Chairperson
Telephone # 860-594-2032

Subcommittee Membership:

Gary Archambault, DPH    Jen King, DOT 
E. Arroll Borden, United Way    Steve Rice, State Librarian 
Justin Brunetti, DOT 

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