This assignment is closely related to the final Research Paper in Week Five.Please review the instructions for that paper before beginning this assignment. For this Week Three assignment you will present demographic data on the city town or county where you currently live in preparation for the Research Paper which is due in Week Five. To do this you will perform secondary data analysis by visiting the US Census BureausAmerican FactFinder. Identify the various social and economic characteristics (i.e. education population housing race gender age income etc.) of this locale and report the statistics. You can also check government websites for your state county or city for data. Then using the statistics you report identify your findings of social stratification or social inequality found in this locale as highlighted in the reading in the textSociology: Beyond Common Sense for Week Three. In other words what does the data tell you about the social stratification and social inequalities found in your locale? Be sure to choose a locale that you have access to as you will be conducting in-person observations in this locale for the Research Paper due in Week Five. If you are currently living outside of the U.S. or will have difficulties physically accessing a location in the U.S. please contact your instructor for additional instructions.
Your demographic report should follow the following structure:
The paper must be four to five pages in length and formatted according to APA style. You must use at least five resources from the Census website. You must use your text to support your work on social stratification and social inequality. Cite your resources in text and on the reference page