ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ)
When does the Census form get
forms are mailed in Mid-March 2010.
What are Hard To Count Areas
Answer: Groups or populations who
have historically been
undercounted and/or traditionally have not
responded well to the
decennial census questionnaire, such as ethnic/minority populations,
renters, low-income, etc.
Are there any employment
opportunities at the Census Bureau?
Answer: Yes. Call 1-866-861-2010 or go to the web
Is the Census confidential?
This census information is only used for data purpose. All of the
information the Census Bureau collects is confidential by law (Title 13,
U.S. Code, Section 9).
Where can I get more
information on the Census? WWW.CENSUS.GOV.
Answer: You can find additional information at the US Census website,
Why is it important for me to be
Answer: The 2010 Census is more
than a population count. Census data provide a snapshot of the changing
Asian population and help ensure appropriate representation for our
community. Census data determine how many seats each state will have in the
U.S. House of Representatives, and guide local decision-makers on where to
build or improve roads, hospitals, schools, child-care centers, and more.
Complete and return your census form to help your community be eligible for
the funding it needs for a brighter future.
What kind of assistance is
available to help people complete the form?
Answer: Questionnaire Assistance Centers (QAC) will be
available to support those unable to read or understand the form. Language
Assistance Guides will be available at all QAC locations in 59 languages,
The census form will be available in Chinese
(Simplified), Korean, Russian, Spanish and Vietnamese upon request.
I’m not an American citizen. Do I
have to participate in the April 1. 2010 Census?
Answer: Everyone in the United States must be counted. This
includes people of all ages, races, ethnic groups, citizens and noncitizens
(including Visa students and green card holders). It is your duty to ensure
you and your family are counted in the 2010 Census.
What every college student
should know? http://2010.census.gov/partners/pdf/factSheet_Campus_tk.pdf
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