The Connecticut State Data Center (CTSDC), will be releasing the 2015 – 2040 Population Projections for the state of Connecticut to the public on Monday July 31, 2017 at 12:01 a.m. with embargo access to be provided for media and select data focused organizations starting on Friday July 28, 2017 at 10:00 a.m to Monday July 31 at 12:01 a.m. The schedule for the embargo and public data release of the 2015- 2040 population projections provides more information about the release schedule by geography for Connecticut.
Who May Request Embargo Access?
Access to the Connecticut State Data Center embargo releases including summary documents, press release templates, data visualizations, and raw data are limited to individuals approved for embargo access representing media outlets that give their chief attention to the gathering and reporting of news. Embargo applicants must be employed by or represent news outlets that regularly publish or broadcast a substantial volume of news material for public consumption. Embargo access is granted on an individual basis only and should not be shared with unapproved colleagues or associates.
Data Focused Groups/Organizations/Agencies
Individuals who are actively working on time sensitive data reports and analysis may also be granted embargo access on a case by case basis. Applicants must be employed or represent a Connecticut based state agency, non-profit, regional planning organization, municipality, or business which develops analysis and reports which are made publicly available. Embargo access is granted on an individual basis only and should not be shared with unapproved colleagues or associates.
What Information is Restricted During the Embargo?
Embargoed summary documents, press release templates, data visualizations, and raw data may not be released to the public by any means (including print, broadcast, Internet, podcast, social media, photos, text messages, blogs, or in any other form) before the specified date and time of release. Failure to adhere to this embargo policy will result in the removal of embargo privileges for the individual or organization which has not complied with the embargo as well as resulting in the removal of embargo access to other users to ensure data remains secure prior to the public release.
When is the Embargo?
Friday July 28, 2017 at 10:00 a.m to Monday July 31 at 12:01 a.m.
When can this Data be Shared Publicly?
This data can be shared with the public starting Monday July 31, 2017 at 12:01 a.m.
What is Included with the Embargo Access?
Embargo access will include access to data, data visualizations, press releases, and templates via a password protected embargo site. This information may not be released, published, or shared via print, broadcast, Internet, podcast, social media, photos, text messages, blogs, or in any other form before the specified date and time of release.
How do I Request Embargo Access?
If you are a media or data focused group/organization/agency you may request embargo access to the 2015 – 2040 Population Projections for the State of Connecticut via the Embargo Access form. Each embargo access request will be reviewed, and once approved the user will be provided with a password to access the embargo data, data visualizations, and press releases, and templates.