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A population survey, the U.S. Census is taken every decade and determines the amount of federal funding communities receive.
For the same reason that people from almost every other country in the world moved there, for greater opportunity and the hope of a better life.Michael Montagne  if this question refers to the first colonists of America, the English settlers that emmigrated were puritanical fanatisists that we…
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The U.S. Census Bureau releases census information to the public after 72 years. So, census forms from 1790 to 1930 are now available.You can find them on microfilm for research at the United States National Archives in Washington, DC, at some libraries, and at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-d…
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What other options would you suggest? E-mail WikiAnswers@answers.com. It would be great if you included URLs of Web sites with formats that you like. What you consider to be a boring text form may be a convenient form for others. Though suggestions for improvement of the site are most welcome, it…
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The vast majority cam by ship.   The numbers migrating to America from Hamburg were so great that they were one of the main reasons for the establishment (in 1847) of the Hamburg-America Line. It provided regular sailings. Before that ships waited till they were full or nearly full before sai…
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This depends on what country you are talking about. For example, the average in the US is 2-3 children.
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I believe that International Business Machines built the first computers for sale, and they were basically built according the the customers requirements. Other companies followed suit, such as Burroughs. It was not until IBM introduced the 360 model that a standardized computer was offered for sale…
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75,000 wildfires happen each year in the USA.
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Q and A WikiAnswers is a question and answer site. We have very carefully designed systems to enable people to find, exchange, and develop information in the form of questions. If we were just organized by keywords WikiAnswers would be a search engine. If we were just organized by free-form posts…
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In the United States, a census is taken every ten (10) years, in a year that is evenly divisible by 10. So censuses were taken in 1790, 1800,...1890, 1900, 1910,...1970, 1980 1990, 2000.Other countries take censuses at different times and with different frequencies.
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Answer Every ten years, the federal government is Constitutionally required to conduct a census of the population. Specifically, this activity is performed by the U.S. Census Bureau, part of the Department of Commerce. In addition to recording the number of individuals in the country, the cens…
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People moved to or immigrated to the united states because there were more jobs here and better payment. (Better salary)
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Answers In 2007, the median annual household income rose 1.3% to $50,233.00 according to the Census Bureau.
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103,268,000103,208,000In 1917 the US experienced a negative population growth of 60,000
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About twice the population.Also the South was about one quarter slaves (not allowed to serve in the Confederate army until the last weeks of the war.)
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Most surveys find that narcissism is just as common in women as it is in men. However, because women are supposed to be 'nice' they are more inclined to hide or disguise the less appealing aspects of their narcissism so that they are not ostracized. And because men have more power (and are physical…
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According to the 2000 census, there are between 25 and 28 million teens in the United States.
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A more complete answer is relevant here. The US Census of 1860 showed the eleven Southern States that would form the Confederacy to be 9,103,332. In the "North" the census showed a population near 24 million. The rounding is done here to include US territories that were so far removed from the war, …
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The worldÕs population is over 7 billion people based on the last count through the way called census. Census records details of individual to have an official count or a survey of a certain population.
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The US Constitution requires the Federal Government to conduct a census every ten years. The next is due in 2010. Some states have done their own census, usually conducted in between the Federal ones.
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Answer It is estimated that over 3,000 people were listed as casualties, but since then that has been reduced to 2,800. Many of the wounded were in their homes or at work and didn't report their wounds to the working hospitals because they weren't serious...Most of the dead were our soldiers and …
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Are you dead? Poke them with a stick! But seriously, there are a lot of people search tools on the web. See the Related Link to get you started.
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8.37 deaths/1,000 population (2007 est.)
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information on the census was collected by enternet or by ask, Google,answers.com
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3 volley is not 21 gunsyou appear to be confusing the 3 volley salute, executed at the grave of a veteran, with a 21 gun salute. 3 volley salute, even if accomplished with 7 rifles, is not a 21 gun salute. It is simply called a 3 volley salute using 2 to 7 rifles. Execute the 3 volley salute facing…
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You can use a People Search. This is an online service that allows you to enter any person's name and find their most recent contact information. You can get addresses, phone numbers and more. Visit People Search (see "Related Links") and type in the name of any person you want to find. You can use…
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Answer The answer depends on your own country's economic circumstances, but here in Australia the "cost of living" has increased by about 520% between 1974 (when the TV series began) and 2006. This is based on change in the Consumer Price Index, released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics.…
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the answer to that question is that there are a lot of answers to that answer so i don;t really know :,(
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(Observance is how you spell it.)Yes, it's called Labor Day in the United States. It is a federal holiday.
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Introduction: This is a very divisive topic and Spaniards and Latinos differ strongly in their opinions. Please see all of the opinions below and take each one with a grain of salt. Note: a number of answers have been removed since they simply engage in race-bashing and do not actually discuss the q…
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Answer because they said sothe gov't makes certain behaviors illegal for American citizens to commit abroad.eg one may not travel to a foreign country for the purpose of having sex with a child-federal law  Answer because they said sothe gov't makes certain behaviors illegal for American citiz…
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It helps keep track of the number of people in a community, and is used to determine how many representatives you get.
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more than you can count on your fingers
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about 312,000,000
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1.Oakland 2.Richmond 3.Stockton 4.Compton
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2010
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In the modern-day universally recognized system, one billion is equal to 1,000,000,000 or one thousand million. -outdated- In the traditional Commonwealth form, one billion is equal to 1,000,000,000,000, or one million million.
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The last US Census was taken in the year 2010, and the newest takes place in 2020. The census is taken every 10 years, and provides the basis for proportional representation in the US House of Representatives. It also can determine the allocation of Federal grants and outlays to states and cities.
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The United States federal government does a national census every 10 years. The United States Census Bureau was established in 1903.
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The population of Hawaii was 1,211,537 as of 2000.Population estimate in 2004 was 1,262,840.As of 2005 the population was 1,275,194According to census.gov, the 2008 ACS population estimate for Hawaii is 1,288,198. About 1,290,000 in 2010.
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The United States Census Bureau
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The census records for the entire 1890 US Census were exposed to extreme water damage in 1921, when a fire occurred in the Department of Commerce building. Little effort was made to remediate the damage and the papers deteriorated while the Bureau of the Census and the Library of Congress debated w…
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Answer The US Census is taken home by home. Used to be door to door and is done through mail more often now. How is a census in the UK taken? The actual information used in a census is all collected on one day; the census in effect takes a snap shot of the population on that day. A census of…
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California. It has 36,961,664 people It is also the 3rd largest state in the U.S.
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Forms that can be read by computers are now used to eliminate human error when evaluating and calculating data. (:
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A census calculates the population of a country which can be used for many things, such as locating places to put public service facilities (schools, post offices, roads, libraries,etc.). In a census the citizen is asked questions about their jobs, income, and family members (children). This allows…
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California
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ALL of Them Although it's often stated that 'The only question required to be answered on the census, by the constitution is...'how many people live in your home'- This is incorrect. Legally you are obligated to answer whatever the US Census form asks. If you think this is a violation of your const…
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The United States Census Bureau holds the census every ten years. For more information about the census, see this website: http://www.census.gov/
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About 1,290,000 in 2010.Hawaii is ranked #42 in population.
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The first Article (section 2) of the US Constitution mandates taking a census once every ten years.
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There was no official US census until 1790. Some territories and states conducted censuses for various reasons before that, but there was no standard census. Beginning in 1790 a decennial census was conducted in accordance with the US Constitution that mandates the census as a means of apportioning …
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Every ten years.
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2020 because they only census every 10 years
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The purpose of a census is many fold:- As an historical record of the population of a country, how families are arranged, hosed and what occupations are being undertaken by those employed.As a means of underpinning decisions about where government resources will need to be spent in future.As a means…
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IN1600 onesixth of India's landmass was under cultivation.
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1. An official, usually periodic enumeration of a population, often including the collection of related demographic information. 2. In ancient Rome, a count of the citizens and an evaluation of their property for taxation purposes
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According to infoplease.com, that first census, 1790, showed a population of 3,929,214. For detailed census information for each ten-year mark from 1790 through 1960.
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In the United States, about 20% of the population lives in a common interest community, including HOAs, co-ops and condominiums. This number has remained steady over the past few years, but as urban centers grow, the number will increase.Given the last few years' hesitant growth in home building ove…
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Every four years
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Approx. 95 million
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As of 2012, 1.855 million people.
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Men cant understand women because women are stupid. They really are not hard to understand and their brains are tiny. ANSWER: Before my life or my marriage fell apart, the only thing I know is what I've heard especially from my own friends. The only thing I can do is feel sad because I knew the peop…
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What Must I Answer on the US Census Form? The U.S. Constitution, Article I, Section 2, Clause 3, Sentence 2, reads: "The actual Enumeration shall be made within three Years after the first Meeting of the Congress of the United States, and within every subsequent Term of ten Years, in such Manner as…
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Every ten years in years ending in zero,
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The Federal government take its official census every ten years.
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No, it's every ten years. Next one is in 2020
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it tells how many ppl there are, and like money, and how much taxes should be adjusted
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The US Census counts the population for each state, which is the basis for Congressional representation in the House of Representatives. Changes in the number of residents for a state could increase or decrease its number of Representatives.
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It ranks 31st.
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The population was about : 130,879,718.
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There are approximately 230 million white people living in the United States, which make up 75% of the US population. (Of which 30 million are White Hispanic and Latino Americans. Excluding these, would comprise 65% or 200 million.)
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Answer According to Wikipedia, Chinese constitute 4.7 percent of Hawaii's population. This figure does not include a large number of people who have partial Chinese ancestry. THAT'S BOGUS!
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To record the population.
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The Decennial Census is actually two Censuses taken concurrently Census of Population (1790-present) counts numbers of persons and selected social & economic characteristics, the Census of Housing (1940-present) counts numbers of residential units and selected physical & financial characteri…
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California has the most white people in one state. Vermont has the highest percentage population of white people @ 95.6%. California has the highest population and 42.8% are white; that's over 15 million white people. If White Hispanics and Latinos are included, this increases to 23 million white p…
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The census machine was invented by Herman Hollerith. It was established to help process data during the U.S. Census in the year 1890.
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The population of Hawaii is 1285498 in 2006.The population of Hawaii was 1,392,313 in 2012.
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bronx, queens, new york, atlanta, dallas, san diego, los angeles, phoenix, san antonio, manhattan, brooklyn, philadelphia. The Bronx, Queens, Manhattan and Brooklyn are not cities, but are boroughs of the City of New York. The US has 9 cities with populations topping one million. New York City, wi…
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A census happens every ten years.
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No international figures are available. The total, whatever it may be, is far too large.
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According to the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, in 2004 (most recent year available) 649 people died in firearm accidents. That works out to less than two a day.
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non believe of a future in spiritual exsistance,no good,no evil.
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Terrell Owens will not play in the final game of the season against the Redskins on 12/30/07. No word on whether he will be ready for the Cowboys first playoff game which will be played on January 12 or January 13.
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Skeptics: 30-40 years 1st Century Historian Flavius Josephus: "at least one first century C.E. Jewish group lived for more than 100 years." http://www.preventingtruthdecay.org/firstcenturylifespans.shtml
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The US has a census every ten years to get the information needed to asign seats in the House of Representatives to each of the states.
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each census is taken every 10 years
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Every ten years.
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Rome with a population of about 2,700,000 and an urban population of about 3.5 million.
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According to 2012 census, there were 5.885 million people that lived in the state of Maryland. The state is located in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States.
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To varify the real statistics for needs of the needy residents.
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Mr. Hollereth invented the punch card machine to mechanize the United States Census. It was a long stiff card with 80 columns. Each column would have a series of holes punched. A particular combination of holes represented a letter, a number, or a space. When the holes passed in front of electrical …
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