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What is a census?

A census is an official count of members of a population of people (or of other living things). The government form of a census counts the residents or citizens in specified a (MORE)

Why we do census?

One reason is to know how many people are in the U.S., but another reason is to redistrict the boundaries according to the population for the 438 electoral votes. This gives e (MORE)

What is the census?

The census is a questionnaire which is sent to every person living in a country. It is sent out every 10 years and in the US is required by the constitution.
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What is a 'census?

A census is formal counting of the population of a region or country. The term comes from Latin. During the Roman Republic the census was a list that kept track of all adult (MORE)

Who does the census?

A census is usually a function of governments. In the US, it is performed by the Bureau of the Census, part of the Department of Commerce.
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Why do you do the census?

The census is required by the constitution of the USA. It allows the government to know important general information such as natural increase and other population measures. I (MORE)

Do you have to answer the census?

Yes, you should. It gives us a picture of our growth,diversity, and  population.    Added: You MUST answer with at least the basic  information requested such as the (MORE)

Why do they have a census?

Technically speaking, this was put into the Constitution simply so that they could know how many representatives in the House of Representatives each state would have.
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What is census and why do you do it?

Census is an official count or survey of a population, typically recording various details of individuals... We do this to keep track of how many people is in an area..