Quick Takes: Natural Increase in Ukraine; Foreign Births in the U.K.; Two African Censuses; Births in Russia Still RisingRead more..
Friday, April 20th, 2012 Posted in Population Basicsby Eric Zuehlke, web communications manager Obviously, at PRB we care about censuses. Much of the analysis and communication we do rely on census data. They provide invaluable data on the ... Read more.. Read more.. Read more.. Read more.. Read more..
Friday, January 21st, 2011 Posted in Genderby Carl Haub, senior demographer. O.P. Sharma, PRB consultant in Delhi, contributed to this blog post. From the beginning, questions on one’s sex on census forms had two choices: male or female. ... Read more..
Monday, November 1st, 2010 Posted in Population Basicsby Carl Haub, senior demographer [caption id="" align="alignleft" width="200" caption="Creative Commons license from DC Master."][/caption] China began its decennial 2010 Population Census today as a small army of more than 6 million ... Read more..
Monday, August 2nd, 2010 Posted in Population Basicsby Mark Mather, associate vice president, Domestic Programs With the 2010 Census enumeration winding down, we demographers are getting excited about data. The census happens just once every 10 years and ... Read more..
Wednesday, March 10th, 2010 Posted in Population Basicsby Mark Mather, associate vice president, PRB Yesterday my household was one of millions nationwide to receive an advance letter from the U.S. Census Bureau, encouraging me to fill out and return ... Read more..