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Current Topic: The U.S. Census
The U.S. Census In The News
San Diego County officials are hoping for an accurate census tally in the region this year because federal funding hangs in the balance.
"Community messengers" in City Heights try to advise immigrants who may not trust or understand the census.
To Fight Undercount And To help With Education And Outreach Efforts In City Heights
The U.S. Census is rolling out efforts to amp up outreach and education in communities such as City Heights.
Officials and business leaders in National City are aiming to avoid a repeat of the 2010 census when, they believe, their immigrant-heavy city was under-counted.
California is spending $187 million to make sure every Californian is counted in the 2020 census.
Tuesday is the final day for public comment on census questions
As the 2020 census approaches, California officials are confronting the possibility that their population will be undercounted.