Censuses: Enumerations of populations usually recording identities of all persons in every place of residence with age or date of birth, sex, occupation, national origin, language, marital status, income, relation to head of household, information on the dwelling place, education, literacy, health-related data (e.g., permanent disability), etc. The census or "numbering of the people" is mentioned several times in the Old Testament. Among the Romans, censuses were intimately connected with the enumeration of troops before and after battle and probably a military necessity. (From Last, A Dictionary of Epidemiology, 3d ed; Garrison, An Introduction to the History of Medicine, 4th ed, p66, p119)Residence Characteristics: Elements of residence that characterize a population. They are applicable in determining need for and utilization of health services.Small-Area Analysis: A method of analyzing the variation in utilization of health care in small geographic or demographic areas. It often studies, for example, the usage rates for a given service or procedure in several small areas, documenting the variation among the areas. By comparing high- and low-use areas, the analysis attempts to determine whether there is a pattern to such use and to identify variables that are associated with and contribute to the variation.Socioeconomic Factors: Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.Poverty Areas: City, urban, rural, or suburban areas which are characterized by severe economic deprivation and by accompanying physical and social decay.United StatesGeographic Information Systems: Computer systems capable of assembling, storing, manipulating, and displaying geographically referenced information, i.e. data identified according to their locations.Demography: Statistical interpretation and description of a population with reference to distribution, composition, or structure.Mortality: All deaths reported in a given population.Social Class: A stratum of people with similar position and prestige; includes social stratification. Social class is measured by criteria such as education, occupation, and income.Income: Revenues or receipts accruing from business enterprise, labor, or invested capital.Poverty: A situation in which the level of living of an individual, family, or group is below the standard of the community. It is often related to a specific income level.Housing: Living facilities for humans.Urban Population: The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.WalesGeography: The science dealing with the earth and its life, especially the description of land, sea, and air and the distribution of plant and animal life, including humanity and human industries with reference to the mutual relations of these elements. (From Webster, 3d ed)Urban Health: The status of health in urban populations.Population Density: Number of individuals in a population relative to space.Incidence: The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.Cultural Deprivation: The absence of certain expected and acceptable cultural phenomena in the environment which results in the failure of the individual to communicate and respond in the most appropriate manner within the context of society. Language acquisition and language use are commonly used in assessing this concept.Continental Population Groups: Groups of individuals whose putative ancestry is from native continental populations based on similarities in physical appearance.Data Collection: Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.EnglandEthnic Groups: A group of people with a common cultural heritage that sets them apart from others in a variety of social relationships.Age Distribution: The frequency of different ages or age groups in a given population. The distribution may refer to either how many or what proportion of the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.Health Status Disparities: Variation in rates of disease occurrence and disabilities between population groups defined by socioeconomic characteristics such as age, ethnicity, economic resources, or gender and populations identified geographically or similar measures.Vital Statistics: Used for general articles concerning statistics of births, deaths, marriages, etc.Infant, Newborn: An infant during the first month after birth.Geographic Mapping: Creating a representation of areas of the earth or other celestial bodies, for the purpose of visualizing spatial distributions of various information.Population Surveillance: Ongoing scrutiny of a population (general population, study population, target population, etc.), generally using methods distinguished by their practicability, uniformity, and frequently their rapidity, rather than by complete accuracy.Unemployment: The state of not being engaged in a gainful occupation.Maps as Topic: Representations, normally to scale and on a flat medium, of a selection of material or abstract features on the surface of the earth, the heavens, or celestial bodies.CaliforniaLife Expectancy: Based on known statistical data, the number of years which any person of a given age may reasonably expected to live.African Americans: Persons living in the United States having origins in any of the black groups of Africa.Occupations: Crafts, trades, professions, or other means of earning a living.Space-Time Clustering: A statistically significant excess of cases of a disease, occurring within a limited space-time continuum.European Continental Ancestry Group: Individuals whose ancestral origins are in the continent of Europe.Risk Factors: An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.Building Codes: Standards or regulations for construction which are designed to ensure safety against electrical hazards, fires, etc.Rural Population: The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.Sex Distribution: The number of males and females in a given population. The distribution may refer to how many men or women or what proportion of either in the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.Poisson Distribution: A distribution function used to describe the occurrence of rare events or to describe the sampling distribution of isolated counts in a continuum of time or space.Electric Wiring: An arrangement of wires distributing electricity.Hispanic Americans: Persons living in the United States of Mexican (MEXICAN AMERICANS), Puerto Rican, Cuban, Central or South American, or other Spanish culture or origin. The concept does not include Brazilian Americans or Portuguese Americans.Health Surveys: A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.Age Factors: Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.Cause of Death: Factors which produce cessation of all vital bodily functions. They can be analyzed from an epidemiologic viewpoint.History of NursingSex Factors: Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.Emigration and Immigration: The process of leaving one's country to establish residence in a foreign country.Commerce: The interchange of goods or commodities, especially on a large scale, between different countries or between populations within the same country. It includes trade (the buying, selling, or exchanging of commodities, whether wholesale or retail) and business (the purchase and sale of goods to make a profit). (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, p411, p2005 & p283)Registries: The systems and processes involved in the establishment, support, management, and operation of registers, e.g., disease registers.Cross-Sectional Studies: Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.Spatial Analysis: Techniques which study entities using their topological, geometric, or geographic properties.Medical Record Linkage: The creation and maintenance of medical and vital records in multiple institutions in a manner that will facilitate the combined use of the records of identified individuals.RomePopulation Dynamics: The pattern of any process, or the interrelationship of phenomena, which affects growth or change within a population.Birth Rate: The number of births in a given population per year or other unit of time.Psychosocial Deprivation: The absence of appropriate stimuli in the physical or social environment which are necessary for the emotional, social, and intellectual development of the individual.Family Characteristics: Size and composition of the family.Rhode IslandCanada: The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.Topography, Medical: The systematic surveying, mapping, charting, and description of specific geographical sites, with reference to the physical features that were presumed to influence health and disease. Medical topography should be differentiated from EPIDEMIOLOGY in that the former emphasizes geography whereas the latter emphasizes disease outbreaks.Epidemiologic Methods: Research techniques that focus on study designs and data gathering methods in human and animal populations.Environment Design: The structuring of the environment to permit or promote specific patterns of behavior.MassachusettsRegression Analysis: Procedures for finding the mathematical function which best describes the relationship between a dependent variable and one or more independent variables. In linear regression (see LINEAR MODELS) the relationship is constrained to be a straight line and LEAST-SQUARES ANALYSIS is used to determine the best fit. In logistic regression (see LOGISTIC MODELS) the dependent variable is qualitative rather than continuously variable and LIKELIHOOD FUNCTIONS are used to find the best relationship. In multiple regression, the dependent variable is considered to depend on more than a single independent variable.Bed Occupancy: A measure of inpatient health facility use based upon the average number or proportion of beds occupied for a given period of time.National Center for Health Statistics (U.S.): A center in the PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE which is primarily concerned with the collection, analysis, and dissemination of health statistics on vital events and health activities to reflect the health status of people, health needs, and health resources.PhiladelphiaVulnerable Populations: Groups of persons whose range of options is severely limited, who are frequently subjected to COERCION in their DECISION MAKING, or who may be compromised in their ability to give INFORMED CONSENT.Death Certificates: Official records of individual deaths including the cause of death certified by a physician, and any other required identifying information.Rickettsiaceae Infections: Infections with bacteria of the family RICKETTSIACEAE.Health Status Indicators: The measurement of the health status for a given population using a variety of indices, including morbidity, mortality, and available health resources.Great BritainLogistic Models: Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.Social Environment: The aggregate of social and cultural institutions, forms, patterns, and processes that influence the life of an individual or community.Cities: A large or important municipality of a country, usually a major metropolitan center.RestaurantsAfrican Continental Ancestry Group: Individuals whose ancestral origins are in the continent of Africa.Health Services Needs and Demand: Health services required by a population or community as well as the health services that the population or community is able and willing to pay for.Crowding: An excessive number of individuals, human or animal, in relation to available space.New York CityLanguage Arts: Skills in the use of language which lead to proficiency in written or spoken communication.TexasHealth Status: The level of health of the individual, group, or population as subjectively assessed by the individual or by more objective measures.Cluster Analysis: A set of statistical methods used to group variables or observations into strongly inter-related subgroups. In epidemiology, it may be used to analyze a closely grouped series of events or cases of disease or other health-related phenomenon with well-defined distribution patterns in relation to time or place or both.Records as Topic: The commitment in writing, as authentic evidence, of something having legal importance. The concept includes certificates of birth, death, etc., as well as hospital, medical, and other institutional records.Rodent Control: The reduction or regulation of the population of noxious, destructive, or dangerous rodents through chemical, biological, or other means.Rural Health: The status of health in rural populations.Los AngelesSemantic Differential: Analysis of word concepts by the association of polar adjectives, e.g., good-bad, with the concept, father. The adjectives are usually scaled in 7 steps. The subject's placement of the concept on the adjectival scale indicates the connotative meaning of the concept.Population: The total number of individuals inhabiting a particular region or area.Suburban Population: The inhabitants of peripheral or adjacent areas of a city or town.MichiganEmigrants and Immigrants: People who leave their place of residence in one country and settle in a different country.Healthcare Disparities: Differences in access to or availability of medical facilities and services.Rodenticides: Substances used to destroy or inhibit the action of rats, mice, or other rodents.Population Growth: Increase, over a specific period of time, in the number of individuals living in a country or region.Cohort Studies: Studies in which subsets of a defined population are identified. These groups may or may not be exposed to factors hypothesized to influence the probability of the occurrence of a particular disease or other outcome. Cohorts are defined populations which, as a whole, are followed in an attempt to determine distinguishing subgroup characteristics.Wounds and Injuries: Damage inflicted on the body as the direct or indirect result of an external force, with or without disruption of structural continuity.Neoplasms: New abnormal growth of tissue. Malignant neoplasms show a greater degree of anaplasia and have the properties of invasion and metastasis, compared to benign neoplasms.Environmental Exposure: The exposure to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents in the environment or to environmental factors that may include ionizing radiation, pathogenic organisms, or toxic chemicals.Models, Statistical: Statistical formulations or analyses which, when applied to data and found to fit the data, are then used to verify the assumptions and parameters used in the analysis. Examples of statistical models are the linear model, binomial model, polynomial model, two-parameter model, etc.Racism: Differential treatment or unequal access to opportunities, based on group membership such as origin or ethnicity.Bias (Epidemiology): Any deviation of results or inferences from the truth, or processes leading to such deviation. Bias can result from several sources: one-sided or systematic variations in measurement from the true value (systematic error); flaws in study design; deviation of inferences, interpretations, or analyses based on flawed data or data collection; etc. There is no sense of prejudice or subjectivity implied in the assessment of bias under these conditions.North CarolinaHondurasSwedenDatabases, Factual: Extensive collections, reputedly complete, of facts and data garnered from material of a specialized subject area and made available for analysis and application. The collection can be automated by various contemporary methods for retrieval. The concept should be differentiated from DATABASES, BIBLIOGRAPHIC which is restricted to collections of bibliographic references.Marriage: The social institution involving legal and/or religious sanction whereby individuals are joined together.History, 20th Century: Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.Multilevel Analysis: The statistical manipulation of hierarchically and non-hierarchically nested data. It includes clustered data, such as a sample of subjects within a group of schools. Prevalent in the social, behavioral sciences, and biomedical sciences, both linear and nonlinear regression models are applied.Homicide: The killing of one person by another.Food Supply: The production and movement of food items from point of origin to use or consumption.Ownership: The legal relation between an entity (individual, group, corporation, or-profit, secular, government) and an object. The object may be corporeal, such as equipment, or completely a creature of law, such as a patent; it may be movable, such as an animal, or immovable, such as a building.Health Services Research: The integration of epidemiologic, sociological, economic, and other analytic sciences in the study of health services. Health services research is usually concerned with relationships between need, demand, supply, use, and outcome of health services. The aim of the research is evaluation, particularly in terms of structure, process, output, and outcome. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)Asian Americans: Persons living in the United States having origins in any of the original peoples of the Far East, Southeast Asia, or the Indian subcontinent.Southeastern United States: The geographic area of the southeastern region of the United States in general or when the specific state or states are not included. The states usually included in this region are Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, West Virginia, and Virginia.Crime: A violation of the criminal law, i.e., a breach of the conduct code specifically sanctioned by the state, which through its administrative agencies prosecutes offenders and imposes and administers punishments. The concept includes unacceptable actions whether prosecuted or going unpunished.FloridaHospitalization: The confinement of a patient in a hospital.History, 19th Century: Time period from 1801 through 1900 of the common era.Multivariate Analysis: A set of techniques used when variation in several variables has to be studied simultaneously. In statistics, multivariate analysis is interpreted as any analytic method that allows simultaneous study of two or more dependent variables.Data Interpretation, Statistical: Application of statistical procedures to analyze specific observed or assumed facts from a particular study.Minority Groups: A subgroup having special characteristics within a larger group, often bound together by special ties which distinguish it from the larger group.Linear Models: Statistical models in which the value of a parameter for a given value of a factor is assumed to be equal to a + bx, where a and b are constants. The models predict a linear regression.FiresSex Preselection: Methods for controlling genetic SEX of offspring.
  • The Commerce Department announced in March 2018 that they will include a question on the 2020 Census asking all respondents whether they are U.S. citizens. (govtrack.us)
  • The 2018 Census Test will take place in Pierce County, Wash. (census.gov)
  • A risk assessment notes that in February 2018, the Census Bureau obtained a waiver from the federal CIO to run the self-response program in the cloud, outside the "trusted internet connection" policy that usually applies to public-facing government websites. (fcw.com)
  • The Census Bureau will forge ahead with its plans to tally and mark addresses in fiscal 2017 and with its 2018 tests to ensure that new technologies and methodologies are ready for the decennial census in 2020. (fcw.com)
  • For the 2018 end-to-end test, Census confirmed the sites will be Pierce County, Wash. (fcw.com)
  • and Bluefield-Beckley-Oak Hill, W.Va. The first step in the 2018 tests will be to open regional census centers on Jan. 3, 2017. (fcw.com)
  • BLS updated the full Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) database through the first quarter of 2018. (bls.gov)
  • FASTEST-GROWING COUNTY: More people moved to Maricopa County than any other county in the nation in 2018, according to U.S. Census Bureau population estimates released in April 2019. (azcentral.com)
  • Using new Statistics in Schools (SIS) resources in your classroom during the 2019-2020 school year will support efforts to make sure EVERY child is counted in the 2020 Census. (census.gov)
  • Naydelin Sandoval, 16, of Perris, is given information from immigrant-rights advocates with the TODEC Legal Center as they canvass neighborhoods, to talk with residents about participating in the 2020 U.S. Census, in Perris on Sunday, May 5, 2019. (ocregister.com)
  • Elia Castro, of Perris, hands out fliers as immigrant-rights advocates with the TODEC Legal Center rally downtown before canvassing neighborhoods, to talk with residents about participating in the 2020 U.S. Census, in Perris on Sunday, May 5, 2019. (ocregister.com)
  • Congressman Gil Cisneros (CA-39) speaks during a press confereence to discuss the 2020 census and the citizenship question at the Korean Community Services Center in Buena Park, CA on Monday, May 13, 2019. (ocregister.com)
  • Luz Gallegos, TODEC Community Program Director, gives direction to volunteers as immigrant-rights advocates with the TODEC Legal Center rally and canvass neighborhoods, to talk with residents about participating in the 2020 U.S. Census, in Perris on Sunday, May 5, 2019. (ocregister.com)
  • 2016 Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) research data on employment, wages and establishment figures for nonprofit institutions is available now, providing an insight into this important segment of the U.S. economy. (bls.gov)
  • After all, to prepare for the 2020 decennial census, the Census Bureau has submitted a request for 20 percent more funding in the coming year compared to 2016 . (spur.org)
  • We're continuing to update these pages with data from the 2016 Census. (id.com.au)
  • Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing (opens a new window) 2011 and 2016. (id.com.au)
  • The total resident count grew to 7.02 million residents in 2017 from 6.91 million in 2016, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, which tracked changes from July 1 to July 1 both years. (azcentral.com)
  • I would like to request the blank or specimen questionnaires (both English and Chinese, in PDF format) and survey manual of the surveys (including pilot survey) as listed in Annex D - Surveys Conducted in 2015-2016 under Enacted Census and Statistics Orders, and Annex E - Voluntary Surveys Conducted in 2015-2016, in your publication An Outline of Statistical Development 2016 Edition. (accessinfo.hk)
  • Some 6.6 percent of those in the 32 states (including the District of Columbia) that expanded Medicaid by January 2017 lacked health insurance that year, compared with 12.2 percent in the 19 non-expansion states (see chart), according to the Census Bureau's American Community Survey. (cbpp.org)
  • Sussex and Warren county residents spend a ton of time getting to work, an estimated 37.6 and 35.2 minutes, respectively, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey. (nj.com)
  • States that have adopted the Affordable Care Act's (ACA) Medicaid expansion had a much lower uninsured rate in 2017 than states that haven't, and the gap continues to widen, new Census data show. (cbpp.org)
  • Employment, wages, and establishment counts in hurricane flood zones have been updated with third quarter 2017 data. (bls.gov)
  • Last year, North Korea requested that South Korea contribute 6 million USD to the United Nations Population Fund in June 2017 to help it conduct its first census since 2008. (dailynk.com)
  • Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, whose department oversees the census, lied about the reasons for the change, failed to follow the law on making it, and illegally ignored the opinion of the Census Bureau itself, which urged him against it. (thedailybeast.com)
  • At this earlier hearing, lawmakers did hear testimony from the Census Bureau's acting director, Ron Jarmin, plus a former DOJ official under President Barack Obama and representatives from the Government Accountability Office and Commerce Department, which oversees the census. (npr.org)
  • Survey and census questions cover poverty, income, and wealth. (census.gov)
  • SNAP (the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, formerly known as food stamps) lifted 4 million people above the official poverty line in 2012, according to new data that the Census Bureau released today. (cbpp.org)
  • Census doesn't adjust its data for population growth, but we did and confirmed that the share of the population that SNAP lifted out of poverty also stood at a record high. (cbpp.org)
  • But, Census calculates how many people would be lifted out of poverty if it counted SNAP benefits as income. (cbpp.org)
  • This new estimate of the effect of health care costs and other factors on poverty is the culmination of a 16-year effort by the Census Bureau to develop a measure of poverty that is more reflective of families' actual income and expenses. (commonwealthfund.org)
  • The Census report is a reminder of the critical importance of our key federal and state health insurance programs like Medicare, Medicaid, and the Children's Health Insurance Program in not only providing timely access to health care, but in keeping millions of U.S. families from tumbling over the poverty line. (commonwealthfund.org)
  • Despite the continuing economic recovery, child poverty in Connecticut was no less of a problem last year than it had been a year earlier, according to data released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau. (theday.com)
  • Since 2008, the number of children in the state living in poverty has risen 17 percent, Census information showed. (theday.com)
  • Census figures show that about 25 percent of Hispanics and African-Americans are living in poverty in the state, compared with a rate of only 5.8 percent for white residents. (theday.com)
  • When fully implemented may include Census tracts. (umich.edu)
  • This update adds urban and rural population and housing unit counts, summary levels for urban areas and the urban/rural components of census tracts and block groups, geographic components involving urbanized areas and urban clusters, and two new tables (household type by relationship for the population 65 years and over and a new tabulation of the total population by race). (umich.edu)
  • In addition to state and county, these maps show the boundaries, names and codes for American Indian areas, Alaska Native areas, Hawaiian home lands, county subdivisions, places and census tracts. (unt.edu)
  • It's no exaggeration to say the census question could decide the 2024 election, and that's what's at stake as the Supreme Court takes up Department of Commerce v. New York. (thedailybeast.com)
  • We will provide updates as the Supreme Court seeks to implement its Action Plan. (njslom.org)
  • This form was sent by the Census Bureau before the Supreme Court ruling as part of their testing and preparation for the 2020 census. (wkyc.com)
  • If the Republicans continue objecting to everyone that the President nominates from the Supreme Court down to the Census Bureau, that has waited so long for a leader, that party will not only remain a minority, but it will have gone beyond politics for the good of the country to the politics of destruction, Haven't we had enough of that with the W. Bush Administration of, thank goodness, the past? (washingtonpost.com)
  • This year's census showed a desperate situation, with just seven female Amur leopards left in the wild and four rearing cubs. (innovations-report.com)
  • Vitter sought assurances from the White House that it will not use statistical sampling to adjust next year's Census and inquired about community activist group ACORN and its involvement with Census activities. (washingtonpost.com)
  • ACORN is one of thousands of corporations, churches and civic groups partnering with the Census Bureau to raise awareness among their customers and members about next year's headcount. (washingtonpost.com)
  • The bureau is on the verge of opening hundreds of Census field offices across the country and must hire millions of temporary workers to conduct next year's follow up interviews. (washingtonpost.com)
  • After deciding to call off field tests slated for next year, Census officials announced plans for the upcoming address canvassing tests during its latest quarterly Program Management Review. (fcw.com)
  • Before the 2020 census, the bureau plans to test new methods that officials hope will save enumerators from physically walking the estimated 11 million blocks and counting the approximately 140 million addresses in the country. (fcw.com)
  • SANTA FE, N.M. - New Mexico state officials want to spend an additional $8 million to ensure residents are not left out of the 2020 Census. (abqjournal.com)
  • The U.S. Census Bureau plans to give at least $1.6 billion back to the government later this year because the 2010 Census came in under budget, officials said Tuesday. (washingtonpost.com)
  • It's still unknown exactly how much will go back to the government because census operations are scheduled to continue through the end of September, but officials said it will be no less than $1.6 billion. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Census officials assure skeptics that the group's volunteers will only work on outreach efforts. (washingtonpost.com)
  • The documents suggest officials inside the ministry responsible for the census were themselves caught flat-footed by Bernier's contention that the government had been inundated with complaints over the 2006 survey. (cbc.ca)
  • New Zealand census data from 1981, 1986, 1991, 1996, 2001, and 2006, were all probabilistically linked to three to five subsequent years of mortality (68 million person-years) and cancer registrations (87 million person years) and weighted for linkage bias. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Democrats argue that the Census question is primarily a political attempt by the administration to target undocumented immigrants, and could inadvertently harm millions of legal citizens, both immigrant and natural-born. (govtrack.us)
  • And for the approximately 70 percent of non-citizens who already answer this question accurately on the ACS [American Community Survey], the question is no additional imposition since census responses by law may only be used anonymously and for statistical purposes. (govtrack.us)
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  • Though the census is, by law, a count of the population, and not citizens, the 2020 census also could include a question about citizenship. (ocregister.com)
  • Certain American citizens living overseas are specifically excluded from being counted in the census even though they may vote. (wikipedia.org)
  • Industry Minister Tony Clement, who will oversee the 2011 census next spring, has said the government received too many complaints from citizens who said the mandatory long-form census is intrusive and they don't want to feel forced to file. (cbc.ca)
  • The U.S. census, undertaken every ten years, is a direct count of the total number of U.S. residents, including citizens, legal residents, long-term visitors, and undocumented immigrants. (cfr.org)
  • The Census Bureau reuses data from other agencies to cut the cost of data collection and to reduce the burden on people who respond to our censuses and surveys. (census.gov)
  • We are hiring thousands of people for the 2020 Census. (census.gov)
  • The technique developed by the researchers involves being able to calculate (and then remove) deliberate inaccuracies introduced by an ABS algorithm designed to prevent the possibility of identifying individual people in census data. (abc.net.au)
  • The Perris resident and U.S. citizen, 31, showed up on a recent Sunday for a training session about how to help people understand and respond to the Census. (ocregister.com)
  • After getting some pointers about how to talk with the community about the Census, Sandoval set out with other volunteers to canvass nearby neighborhoods, encouraging people to fill out U.S. Census forms and answer their doors when the the head counters come knocking. (ocregister.com)
  • Questions (the 2010 U.S. Census included 10 questions on the short form) include an individual's age, ethnicity and race, whether he or she is a renter or homeowner, and how many people live in each home. (ocregister.com)
  • Some management people at Census suddenly retired. (nypost.com)
  • The Religious Inquisition Census is a census that was taken periodically to classify people according to their religion and to detect illegal Christians. (familysearch.org)
  • Clement told the industry committee in July that a census-taker told him about how people 'were in tears, absolutely terrified of being deported' if they didn't fill out the long-form census. (cbc.ca)
  • I assume when people are going to bring up a concern they would bring it up specifically with the person working on the census,' Lake told Solomon. (cbc.ca)
  • He said his own experience as an enumerator for the 1991 census showed him people had specific problems with the mandatory long-form census. (cbc.ca)
  • A census taker might have visited a house on a later date, but the information he collected was supposed to be about the people who were in the house on the census day. (myheritage.com)
  • Community Profiles are at the core of many 1996 Census products, providing detailed census data for small areas in table format. (abs.gov.au)
  • The promise that your census data will remain private may be more difficult to keep than the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) had realised, after a flaw was revealed in an algorithm designed to protect your privacy - meaning your census data could be exposed. (abc.net.au)
  • In general, the number of items for which data are obtained in the census and the major content areas have remained about the same over this period. (nap.edu)
  • That move is necessary, according to Census documents, because of latency issues arising from communication between far-flung survey respondents and the two bureau sites with trusted internet connections - one at headquarters in Suitland, Md., and the other at a Bowie, Md., data center. (fcw.com)
  • Once you have responded, please encourage your family, friends and loved ones to complete the census too," Dillingham said. (blackradionetwork.com)
  • In contrast, for unit nonresponse, the only information available in the decennial census is the geographic location of the residence, and while geographic information is useful in somewhat the same way as responses to other items, it generally has limited value in comparison to information that is more specific to the household. (nap.edu)
  • Census statistics are used to determine the number of seats each state holds in the U.S. House of Representatives and informs how hundreds of billions of dollars in public funds are allocated by state, local and federal lawmakers for public services and infrastructure like hospitals, emergency response, schools and bridges over the next 10 years. (blackradionetwork.com)
  • This database is an index to individuals enumerated in the 1920 United States Federal Census, the Fourteenth Census of the United States. (ancestry.com)
  • The data gathered by the U.S. Census helps determine how much federal money flows to every state, county and city. (ocregister.com)
  • there have been 23 federal censuses since that time. (wikipedia.org)
  • The U.S. census, one of the few in the world to directly count every resident, is used to distribute political power as well as federal funding. (cfr.org)
  • The bureau is using "red teams" from the Department of Homeland Security and industry to conduct "slow and under the radar" cyberattacks on census systems to identify vulnerabilities, the documents show. (fcw.com)
  • When asked by CBC News on Monday whether MPs are either required to send or normally report complaints about the census to Statistics Canada, a spokesman for the agency replied: 'Whenever Statistics Canada is contacted by an MP's office on the census, we conduct research and act upon findings to address the respondent's concern. (cbc.ca)
  • Usual residence, a principle established by the Census Act of 1790, is defined as the place a person lives and sleeps most of the time. (wikipedia.org)
  • But the latest updated speakers list downgrades its participation to the "chief of delegation," which usually means the country's U.N. ambassador though it could also be an even lower ranking government official. (yahoo.com)
  • Multiple sources inside North Korea have reported that a nationwide census is underway, the country's first in over a decade. (dailynk.com)
  • There are six standard profiles in the series, containing the key census characteristics of persons, families and dwellings, for example: age, sex, occupation, language spoken at home, dwelling structure and weekly household income. (abs.gov.au)
  • It is updated as needed with additional news releases, usually at least a week before their scheduled publication date. (bls.gov)
  • The 2020 census, now underway, has faced scrutiny over President Donald J. Trump's attempts to add a question about citizenship status, which opponents say would alienate immigrants and distort the count. (cfr.org)
  • The Trump Administration's plan to insert a new, untested question on citizenship will increase costs for American taxpayers and decrease the accuracy of the census itself. (govtrack.us)
  • Following the high court's block, the Trump administration decided not to fight the decision any further and removed the question from the census. (wkyc.com)
  • They cite research by the Census Bureau that suggests asking about citizenship could discourage noncitizens , especially unauthorized immigrants, from participating in the census. (npr.org)
  • The AHS is sponsored by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau. (census.gov)
  • The Census Bureau's data collection provides us with some of the western world's most robust and up-to-date public information, including local demographics as they relate to housing, commute and work patterns. (spur.org)
  • About 22% of the country received a paper form at the beginning of the census. (blackradionetwork.com)
  • The lack of information limits the techniques available to the Census Bureau, and as a result censuses have addressed unit nonresponse in the long-form-sample weighting process. (nap.edu)
  • No - the photo above is based on a separate U.S. Census Bureau form. (wkyc.com)
  • It's a legal document provided by the Census Bureau, but it's not the same form as the actual 2020 census. (wkyc.com)
  • It was actually created to shorten the overall census form. (wkyc.com)
  • An Industry Canada employee questioned Conservative MP Maxime Bernier's claims in July that as minister he received about 1,000 complaints a day about the mandatory long-form census, internal documents obtained by CBC News show. (cbc.ca)
  • Maxime Bernier said in July his office received about 1,000 complaints a day about the mandatory long-form census when he oversaw it in 2006 as industry minister. (cbc.ca)
  • Do you think the mandatory long-form census is intrusive? (cbc.ca)
  • According to the documents, Graziadei replied with a breakdown of the 882 complaints Statistics Canada received for the 2006 short- and long-form census, which included 332 complaints about a contract the agency awarded to Lockheed-Martin for census data collection. (cbc.ca)
  • But nowhere in the documents does Statistics Canada list anyone complaining about the long-form census being mandatory, despite numerous Conservative MPs saying they've heard an earful from constituents about having to fill out the 40-page form. (cbc.ca)
  • Liberal MP Carolyn Bennett, who has introduced a private member's bill calling for the government to reinstate the mandatory long-form census, said the documents show the government made the decision on a 'totally ideological basis,' while NDP MP Brian Masse said the Conservatives are 'just making it up. (cbc.ca)
  • Since 2013, the Census Bureau began discussions on using technology to aid data collection starting with the 2020 census. (wikipedia.org)
  • This study utilizes geo-located data from a census with parasitological testing with rapid diagnostic tests (RDTs) and treatment-seeking data collection conducted in southern Zambia to estimate the coverage of RCD or fDA in terms of the population and parasite reservoir as well as the operational requirements of such strategies, using a re-sampling algorithm developed exclusively for this purpose. (biomedcentral.com)