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    Census Oversight

    Mr. Barron testified about the procedures and results of the 2000 census. Among the issues addressed were the accuracy of results, turnout rates, and statistical sampling.

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    Census 2000 Oversight Hearing

    Committee members heard testimony from Mr. Prewitt on how the Census Bureau has been handling the follow-up for the households that did not return the census forms that were sent to…

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    Census Accuracy and Coverage Evaluation

    Committee members hear testimony from Mr. Prewitt about the efforts of the Census Bureau to follow up and contact the households from which no Census form was recieved.

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    2000 Census Follow-Up

    Committee members heard testimony on follow-up efforts to contact households that did not return their Census form and other Census related matters. They also congratulated …

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    2000 Census Response Rate

    Witnesses testified about return rates on mail-in Census forms and about efforts to achieve an accurate count. Among the issues they addressed were privacy concerns raised by long form…

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    Census 2000 Operations

    Committee members conducted an operational review of the Census Bureau’s plans with only 18 days to go before Census day on April 1, and the controversial oversight role played by …

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    Status of 2000 Census

    Committee members heard testimony on Census Bureau operations and activities in taking the 2000 census. They talked about progress made thus far, as well as an error in which …

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    Oversight of the 2000 Census

    Mr. Prewitt testified about efforts underway to collect census data. Among the issues he addressed were enumeration efforts in Alaska and rural areas which had already begun,…

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    Proposals to Improve 2000 Census

    Representatives testified that greater efforts were needed to recruit enumerators, especially minorities, for the 2000 census. They were followed by Mr. Prewitt who testified…

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