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HLA Census Workshop 2016: Decennial Census

Guide created to accompany a workshop on Census data held at the Hawaii Library Association Annual Conference in 2016.

United States Decennial Census

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Hawai'i Decennial Census

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Decennial Census Survey Questions

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Link to survey questions for the Decennial Census can be found below:

Fast Facts About The Decennial Census

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  • Completed every 10 years
  • Surveys/assesses the entire U.S. population (households and group quarters)
  • Collects information about race, age, and home ownership
  • Determines the number of members in the House of Representatives for each state
  • May be used by American governments (federal, state, local) and businesses to make decisions

Guide Creator


Angela Barr