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California’s population fell by more than 182,000 people in 2020, marking the first year-over-year loss ever recorded for the nation’s most populous state.State officials announced Friday that California’s population dipped 0.46% to just under 39.5 million people from January 2020 to January 2021.The news comes one week after the U.S. Census Bureau announced a paltry …

The census provides the basis for redrawing Congressional and other legislative district lines every 10 years. Although state legislatures, or in some case special districting commissions, are responsible for dividing states with Congressional district lines, the national census determines how many representatives each state gets. Every decade a few states gain seats, some lose them …

HE the President of the Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA) Dr Saleh bin Mohamed al-Nabit said that Qatar has scored an important achievement and has a pioneering experience in the online census, to become at the forefront of countries that adopt new technology to complete the comprehensive census project according to the highest international standards. …

The Supreme Court heard arguments Monday in a case involving the Trump administration’s desire to exclude undocumented immigrants from a key census count. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption toggle caption Andrew Harnik/AP The Supreme Court heard arguments Monday in a case involving the Trump administration’s desire to exclude undocumented immigrants from a key census count. Andrew …

The director of the Census Bureau said Thursday that irregularities have been found during the numbers-crunching phase of the 2020 census, a development that jeopardizes the statistical agency’s ability to meet a year-end deadline for handing in numbers used for divvying up congressional seats. The Census Bureau already was facing a shortened schedule of two …

BEIJING, Nov. 1 — China on Sunday started its seventh national population count, with about 7 million census takers going door to door to document demographic changes in the world’s most populous country. Carrying out the census is critical to understand the population size, structure, and distribution, said Ning Jizhe, deputy head of the National …

Supreme Court To Hear Case On Memo About Census, Unauthorized Immigrants  NPR Supreme Court will review Trump plan to exclude undocumented immigrants from calculations for congressional seats  The Washington Post Supreme Court will hear Trump appeal to exclude undocumented immigrants from Census count used to determine congressional districts  CNBC ‘Problem-plagued’ census could lead to loss of funding, political …

Last month, U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh in San Jose, California sided with the plaintiffs and issued an injunction which suspended a Sept. 30 deadline for finishing the 2020 census and a Dec. 31 deadline for submitting numbers used to determine how many congressional seats each state gets — a process known as apportionment. That …

Protesters holding signs about the 2020 census gather outside the Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., in 2019. Aurora Samperio/NurPhoto via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Aurora Samperio/NurPhoto via Getty Images Protesters holding signs about the 2020 census gather outside the Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., in 2019. Aurora Samperio/NurPhoto via Getty Images The Trump …

DETROIT – How would you like more money for education, health care and better roads in Michigan? That can become a reality, but only if everyone takes the time to fill out their census. When the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic hit, the census was quickly forgotten. But it remains one of the most important forms residents …