Esri Demographics

What's New: Esri Demographics (October 2023)

Long-awaited offerings ideal for retail, real estate, and global data users will be available this October from Esri Demographics. With new and updated data for the US and data from 75 countries, the release will be available through the ArcGIS GeoEnrichment service, ArcGIS Business Analyst web app, and demographic maps in ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World.

Featured data will include the following:

Click here to access the Release Notes.

Impacts on US data users

Retail Demand data allows users to determine the demand for a specific good from a specific industry. Users can anticipate spending based on where a population will spend. This information can help establish pricing, inventory, or overall need.

Looking for more details about Retail Demand data? Read the new blog from Esri’s data development team.

How to access Retail Demand data in the Business Analyst web app

Business Analyst web app steps to open the data browser
Steps to open Retail Demand by Industry: 1) Click 'Color-coded maps 'after you create your site. 2) Click 'Browse all variables' to open the Business Analyst web app data browser.
Business Analyst web app data browser access Retail Demand by Industry.
3) Scroll to the 2nd page of the BA Web App data browser and click 'Retail Demand'
Demographic variables within Retail Demand
4) Select among popular variables OR click 'Retail Demand by NAICS' to choose your own variable(s).

Time Series data helps users evaluate how a population has changed over time. The data will feature expanded Time Series for population, households, and housing units. Annual counts from 2010 through 2023 will be available.

New Time Series data variables and Time Series Profile report in the Business Analyst web app

New Time Series data for households, housing units and population
New 'Time Series' data variables for households, housing units and population.
New Time Series report in Business Analyst web app
New data from 2010 in 'Time Series' Profile report.

DHC data helps users explore the composition, distribution, and living conditions of a particular area or group of people. With the new 2020 US Census data, users will be able to access 1,400 variables such as:

With this data users can explore who lives where and why, and the different factors that have influenced housing shifts over time.

Are you a Business Analyst user? Read about the October 2023 release in a new blog from the Business Analyst web app team.

Impacts on global data users


Advanced Demographics for Canada


Advanced Demographics for France


Advanced Demographics for Mexico

New Zealand

Advanced Demographics for New Zealand


Advanced Demographics for Spain

North America
Standard Demographics for 25 countries in North America:
Anguilla, Aruba, Bahamas, Belize, Cayman Islands, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Martinique, Mexico, Montserrat, Panama, Puerto Rico, Saint Lucia, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos, US Virgin Islands.

Standard Demographics for 46 countries in Africa
Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cabo Verde, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Cote d’Ivoire, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mayotte, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Réunion, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

Visit the Esri Demographics Documentation page to learn more about global data offerings.



Get Started with Esri Demographics

ArcGIS Online and ArcGIS Pro:

ArcGIS Business Analyst:

ArcGIS Platform:

Reports and Data:


About the author

Choni Brooke Brinkley is a Product Manager on the Data & Location Services team at Esri. Choni has a BS from Syracuse University, an MBA from the University of Notre Dame, and is dog mom to Willoughby the Boston Terrier.

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