Welcome to the Census and Economic Information Center 

The Census and Economic Information Center (CEIC) is located within the Montana Department of Commerce, is part of the Research and Information Services Bureau (RIS) and is the official State Data Center SDC for the state.  


We are in the midst of redesigning our website and will be adding new pages and information on a regular basis during 2021.  Come back often to see the latest additions.

The Census and Economic Information Center provides current, easily accessible, and thorough economic and demographic analysis, data, maps, and expert assistance to meet the needs and requests of the people in the State of Montana. CEIC was established by legislation in 1981 Montana Code Annotated §90-1-109