In this webinar, learn from national Census experts about how we can protect and improve on the Census' accuracy, so that low-income communities are not shortchanged.
In this webinar, audiences learned about the importance of the decennial census, the challenges it currently is facing, how the decennial census has historically undercounted young children, what this means for this population and what you can do about it.
Revised Two-Question Hispanic Origin and Race Format for Census 2020 Raises Questions About the Accuracy of Data on the Latino Community
After extensive research to inprove data collection on Hispanic origin and race, the Census Bureau sta recommended a new combined question format for the 2020 Census form.
For more than 150 years, civic leaders used [census] information to advance discriminatory policies and maintain positions of privilege and power for the majority White population, even in the face of constitutional amendments abolishing slavery, establishing equal protection under the law, and guaranteeing voting rights for all Americans, regardless of race, ethnicity, and national origin.
Public Comment of Deborah Stein, J.D., Network Director of the Partnership for America’s Children to the Census National Advisory Committee Meeting, June, 2018
The public comment of Deborah Stein, J.D., Network Director of the Partnership for America’s Children to
the Census National Advisory Committee Meeting, June, 2018