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What is the US Census?

A principle agency of the U.S. Federal Statistical Systemresponsible for producing data about the American people andeconomy.

How often is the US census taken?

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 conducte (MORE)

When will the next US census take place?

I believe 2020 because the last one was in 2010 and they are taken every 10 years.
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How much does working for the US Census Bureau pay?

Normally the US Census Bureau hires enumerators (census takers) that are out surveying people, crew leaders, and clerical staff. I know that for a Special Census conducted i (MORE)

Does the US Census Bureau send out questionnaires to random residents after completing one?

I received a random questionnaire last month from the Census Bureau. (Dec 2011). It was very detailed and intrusive- I only answered about 1/4 of the questions. They have sinc (MORE)

Why is a census used by congress?

Census data directly affect how more than $300 billion a year in federal and state money is allocated to communities for neighborhood improvements, public health, education an (MORE)