Economic Profile System (EPS)
The Economic Profile System (EPS) is free and easy to use. You can quickly create and download socioeconomic of reports on communities, counties, & states, including aggregations and comparisons, all in convenient formats. The Economic Profile System (EPS) uses federal data sources, including the Bureaus of Economic Analysis, Census, & others. The data sources are updated annually and the toolkit uses the most up-to-date published statistics. EPS-HDT can be used for planning scope and identifying issues, describing baseline conditions, and identifying alternatives and their expected effectiveness. EPS is also known as the Human Dimensions Toolkit by the Forest Service.
Free and easy to use.
Available nation-wide - any state, country, custom combination of geographies, and for the Demographics report, also sub-county.
Updated continuously with the latest data.
Uses reliable, published government data.
Downloadable in Excel or PDF formats.
How Do I Get It?
There is no charge to use EPS. With the help of partners, the BLM, US Forest Service, and Kresge Foundation, Headwaters Economics developed EPS to improve public access to high-quality economic data.
For more information regarding EPS please contact Ray Rasker, Ph.D. Executive Director Headwaters Economics firstname.lastname@example.org (406) 570-7044, Robert Winthrop, Ph.D., Senior Social Scientist with the Bureau of Land Management RWinthro@blm.gov (202) 912-7287, or Ashley Goldhor Wilcock, Ph.D., Human Dimensions Program Lead USDA-Forest Service, email@example.com (202) 205-9969.