ArcGIS Business Analyst

2021 U.S. Data Update for ArcGIS Business Analyst Desktop and ArcGIS Business Analyst Enterprise

Starting the second week of August 2021, the 2021 U.S. data for ArcGIS Business Analyst Pro (extension to ArcGIS Pro), ArcGIS Business Analyst Desktop (extension to ArcMap), and ArcGIS Business Analyst Enterprise will be available for download from MyEsri.

This release allows on-premises use of the Esri U.S. 2021/2026 data.  (For additional details on methodology, variables, and sample reports, visit the data updates page or this report.)



Key highlights of the 2021 U.S. data include:

economic dependency ratio variables
New economic dependency ratio variables available in the 2021 U.S. Demographics Update.


Instructions for Installing Data

As an eligible customer on maintenance, you can download your Esri Demographics data through MyEsri. Please refer to the following installation guides:

classic locator custom installation
ArcMap users must select Custom Installation and manually select Geocoding Data to install classic locators.


Learn to Use Data

To learn how to interpret and use Updated Demographics variables and databases such as dependency ratios, income, and more, please visit this Learn Path.

We hope you enjoy the newly available 2021 U.S. data update for on-premises use. If you need additional assistance, please contact Esri Support Services:

Toll-free: 888-377-4575, option 2
Phone: 909-793-3774
Hours: 5:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. (Pacific time), Monday through Friday

About the authors

Helen Brown is a Senior Product Manager for ArcGIS Business Analyst. She thrives on prioritizing problems and delivering market-level value through scalable, intuitive products.

Jordan Cullen is the group lead for the ArcGIS Apps Product Marketing team at Esri and the Senior Product Marketing Manager for ArcGIS Business Analyst. Alongside an extensive background in software marketing and multichannel communications, Jordan has a passion for analyzing consumer behavior and market trends, creating strategic content and captivating concepts, and helping the best customers in the world along their unique product journeys.


Next Article

New version of the ArcGIS Pro Performance Assessment Tool (PAT) is now available!

Read this article