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Census Bureau: Innovations for Public Opinion Research Federal Register
Dec 10, 2018 - The Census Bureau is requesting comments on innovations in tracking public opinion towards the 2020 Census and the Census Bureau. They would also like comments on innovations for tracking information-seeking and sharing behaviors that could affect participation in the decennial census or public opinion or knowledge regarding the census or the Census Bureau. The Census is particularly interested in public opinion research based on internet searches and social networking sites and may be interested in collaborating on research with a nonprofit or government agency. Comments are due February 8, 2019.
Source: Federal Register
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The 2020 Census and American Indian and Alaska Native Areas
Nov 1, 2018 - Blog post from the U.S. Census Bureau about challenges associated with conducting the census in American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) communities. Touches on collaborations between the Census Bureau and AI/AN tribes to overcome these challenges and get an accurate count so that these communities are able to receive the federal funding they are eligible for.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau Blog
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Last Updated: 12/10/2018