Webinar: Rural America at a Glance, 2021 Edition

Date: Thursday, November 18, 2021
Time:
1:00 PM ET
Duration:
1 hour
Presenter:
Elizabeth Dobis

In this webinar, ERS Economist Elizabeth Dobis presented findings from the 2021 Edition of Rural America at a Glance. The USDA's Economic Research Service releases the Rural America at a Glance report annually, which typically summarizes population trends, employment, poverty, and income in rural areas. This edition focuses on factors affecting the resiliency and recovery of rural communities in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, including population and employment change, intensity of infection, vaccination rates, and internet availability and adoption.

 This webinar has been recorded and will be available for viewing at: www.ers.usda.gov/multimedia.

 Read the 2021 edition of of the report: