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Unformatted text preview: Census = total count for a specific area (county, broken down into smaller and smaller units) “social photograph” US Census – What should it do/provide? A Brief History of Censuses Overview of US – Census- First in 1790 Vital Registration Worldwide (mostly developing countries) Sample Surveys – often used by demographers Advantages & Disadvantages Open-ended interviews Problems Census 2000 Census 2010...
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This note was uploaded on 02/09/2010 for the course GCU gcu 351 taught by Professor Larson-keagy during the Spring '10 term at ASU.
- Spring '10