2000 Census Sampling

Ms. Riche briefed reporters on how the Census Bureau plans to use sampling techniques to count previously undercounted parts of the… read more

Ms. Riche briefed reporters on how the Census Bureau plans to use sampling techniques to count previously undercounted parts of the population. The Republican congressional leadership has expressed concerns about the use of this technique for fear that it will overcount certain groups of people, specifically minorities, who they fear will put more Democrats in Congress. Ms. Riche said that for the first time the Census Bureau is approaching the next census for what it is--a direct mail campaign. Following her prepared remarks she took questions from the press. close

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2000 Census Sampling

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Program ID:
86452-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 6, 1997
Last Aired:
Jun 7, 1997

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  • Jun 06, 1997 | 10:02am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 06, 1997 | 10:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 07, 1997 | 2:55am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 07, 1997 | 9:17am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 07, 1997 | 5:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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