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Select the menu drawer to choose the information you need to generate a report. Once you’ve completed your selections, you can view the Interactive Data summary, email the report or download it to your desktop, smartphone or tablet. Please visit How to use Data Surfer for step-by-step instructions on generating a report.
You can view your data search in the Interactive Data summary or export a report as a PDF Document (PDF) or Microsoft Excel (XLS).
Yes, you can download your report after making your data selections in the menu and selecting DOWNLOAD REPORT AS.
When viewing the Interactive Data summary, navigate to the bottom of the page and select DOWNLOAD REPORT AS. The report(s) can be downloaded as a PDF Document (PDF) or Microsoft Excel (XLS). You can only select one report file format to download at a time.
Yes, you can email a download link for your report after making your data selections in the menu and selecting EMAIL REPORT AS.
When viewing the Interactive Data summary, navigate to the bottom of the webpage and select EMAIL REPORT AS and choose your report file type, PDF Document (PDF) or Microsoft Excel (XLS). Then an email will be sent to you with a download link for your report. You can only select one report file format to email at a time.
Below the Interactive Data summary there is a Report Export section where you can either email or download your current data search and report.
You can also select additional data to add to your current data search and email or download multiple reports. Check the boxes next to the information available to add to your reports and select EMAIL AS or DOWNLOAD AS to export your updated reports. Please note the Interactive Data summary will not reflect the additional information selected, but you will see your additional data when you email or download the reports.
For Estimates: SANDAG, Current Estimates (data extracted on: MM/YYYY).
For Forecast: SANDAG, 2050 Series XX Regional Growth Forecast (data extracted on: MM/YYYY).
For Census: SANDAG, U.S. Census Bureau (data extracted on: MM/YYYY).
Please note MM/YYYY is the month and year on which the data was downloaded by you.
View the Glossary of Terms that will help you understand your report.
View the interactive Geographic Boundary Viewer to help you find the area.
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