US Census

Census Projections

2018-01-17T10:28:22+00:00January 17th, 2018|

Census: Whites no longer a majority in U.S. by 2043 WASHINGTON White people will no longer make up a majority of Americans by 2043, according to new census projections. That's part of a historic shift that already is reshaping the nation's schools, workforce and electorate, and is redefining long-held notions of race. The official projection, released Wednesday by the Census Bureau, now places the tipping point for the white majority a year later than previous estimates, which were made before the impact of the recent economic downturn was fully known. [...]

Census Trouble Looming!

2017-12-10T13:37:53+00:00December 10th, 2017|

With 2020 Census Looming, Worries About Fairness and Accuracy By MICHAEL WINESDEC. 9, 2017  The New York Times Photo Census data dictate the distribution of over $600 billion in yearly grants and subsidies to state and local governments. Credit Spencer Platt/Getty Images WASHINGTON — Census experts and public officials are expressing growing concerns that the bedrock mission of the 2020 census — an accurate and trustworthy head count of everyone in the United States — is imperiled, with worrisome implications. Preparations for the count already are complicated by a sea [...]

Census: US More Diverse

2017-06-22T08:45:55+00:00June 22nd, 2017|

Census: US more diverse, white population grows least By LAURIE KELLMAN, Associated Press/Jun 22, 2017 WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is growing older and more ethnically diverse, a trend that could strain government programs from Medicare to education, the Census Bureau reported Thursday. Every ethnic and racial group grew between 2015 and 2016, but the number of whites continued to increase at the slowest rate — less than one hundredth of 1 percent, or 5,000 people, the Census estimate shows. That's a fraction of the rates of growth for [...]

The Canadian Census

2017-05-01T06:10:26+00:00May 1st, 2017|

The Canadian Census The categories in the drop down menu include: White Chinese South Asian Black Filipino Latin American Southeast Asian Arab West Asian Japanese Korean Other