Census Bureau

  • (noun): The bureau of the Commerce Department responsible for taking the census; provides demographic information and analyses about the population of the United States.
    Synonyms: Bureau of the Census

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Salt Lake City Metropolitan Area
... Statistical Area, as defined by the United States Census Bureau, is an area consisting of three counties in north central Utah, anchored by Salt Lake City ... As of the 2000 census, the MSA had a population of 968,858 ... Census Bureau's population estimates division placed the population at 1,130,293, an increase of 161,410 or 16.7 percent since April 2000 out of 366 total MSAs, the ...
List Of United States Urban Areas
... Census Bureau, ordered according to their 2010 Census populations ... For the 2010 census, the Census Bureau redefined the classification of urban areas to "a densely settled core of census tracts and/or census blocks that meet minimum population density ... urban agglomerations that encompass multiple urban areas from the 2000 census ...
Culture Of New Jersey - Demographics - State Population
... The United States Census Bureau estimates that the population of New Jersey was 8,864,590 on July 1, 2012, a 0.8% increase since the 2010 United ... As of the 2010 census, there were 8,791,894 people residing in the state ... The United States Census Bureau, as of July 1, 2009 (2009-07-01), estimated New Jersey's population at 8,707,739, which represents an increase of 268,301, or 3.2%, since the last ...
Sport In Mongolia - Demographics
... Census Bureau at 2,951,786 people, ranking at around 138th in the world in terms of population ... Department of State Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs uses the United Nations (UN) estimations instead of the U.S ... Census Bureau estimations ...
Literacy In The United States - Methodological Issues
... The Census Bureau reported literacy rates of 86% based on personal interviews of a relatively small portion of the population and on written responses to Census Bureau mailings ... may not have telephones or permanent addresses, the census bureau would have been unlikely to find them (and that if they did, these people might be especially reluctant to talk to a stranger who might be a bill ...

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