County Level Analyses on TUS-CPS Using Small Area Estimation Techniques

Event Type:
October 14, 2021
2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. EST

This webinar discusses the model-based small area estimation approach to combine information from the Tobacco Use Supplement to the Current Population Survey (TUS-CPS) and multiple related sources to obtain reliable estimates for all U.S. counties with increased precision and better evaluate local tobacco trends.

This webinar is part of the TUS-CPS Data User Webinar Series. It is open to all investigators but especially targets junior tobacco control investigators and/or those with limited TUS-CPS experience. 

Reasonable Accommodation Statement

All participants are welcome. The webinars will have open Communication Access Real-Time Transcription (CART) or ‘real-time captioning’. A link will be provided in the chat window. The captioning will also appear in the WebEx Multimedia Panel of the webinar, as well as in a separate browser window. Individuals with disabilities who need Sign Language Interpreters and/or other reasonable accommodations to participate in this event should contact Nalini Corcy ( and/or the Federal Relay Service (1-800-877-8339). Requests should be made at least five business days in advance of the event.


Dr. Benmei Liu

National Cancer Institute

Ms. Anne Hartman

National Cancer Institute

Last Updated
August 12, 2021