Extending understanding of federal statistics in tables

TitleExtending understanding of federal statistics in tables
Publication TypeConference Papers
Year of Publication2000
AuthorsMarchionini G, Hert C, Liddy L, Shneiderman B
Conference NameProceedings of the 2000 annual national conference on Digital government research
Date Published2000///
PublisherDigital Government Society of North America
Keywordsdata exploration, dynamic queries, Statistics, tablular data, User interfaces

This paper describes progress toward improving user interfaces for US Federal government statistics that are presented in tables. Based on studies of user behaviors and needs related to statistical tables, we describe interfaces to assist diverse users with a range of statistical literacy to explore, find, understand, and use US Federal government statistics.