Here is the info in the sentence, how do I cite in sentence:
In addition, the prevalence of persons age 5 years+, between 2009-2013 that spoke a language other than English at home was 26.2 % in Hall county, higher than the nation’s prevalence (20.7%) and state’s (13.3%) (United States Census Bureau (N.D.) QuickFacts beta: Hall County, Georgia).
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Answered By: Linda Kern Last Updated: Dec 12, 2016 Views: 14
This is what I would do:
United States Census Bureau. (n.d.). QuickFacts beta: Hall County, Georgia [Data set]. Retrieved from http://www.census.gov/quickfacts/table/PST045214/13139,00,13
Notice that I've changed details such as punctuation and capitalization, but the basic form was well designed!
In the text, use only the first two elements of a reference entry. This is usually the author and the date. In this case, it would be: ...higher than the nation’s prevalence (20.7%) and state’s (13.3%) (United States Census Bureau, n.d.).
It might be easier to read if you began the sentence with the citation: According the the United States Census Bureau (n.d.), blah blah blah...
Thanks for asking a librarian.