Stories tagged: census bureau
Thu., July 11, 2019
The celebration of American independence is supposed to be a unifying national ritual. But we are a country with profound differences over the meaning of nationhood itself.
Thu., June 13, 2019, 5 a.m.
New for the 2020 Census: You can fill out the survey online.
Sun., Feb. 17, 2019
A top Census Bureau official says an internal agency team found that basic personal information collected from more than 100 million Americans during the 2010 head count could be reconstructed …
Mon., Jan. 28, 2019
More than 100 temporary workers will be hired to work on the 2020 census in Eastern Washington. The jobs will begin this summer.
UPDATED: Fri., July 6, 2018, 8:27 p.m.
Washington fares better than most U.S. states in taking care of its kids, especially when it comes to health, according to a new report by Kids Count.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 12, 2017, 4:06 p.m.
Incomes for a typical U.S. household, adjusted for inflation, rose 3.2 percent from 2015 to 2016 to $59,039, the Census Bureau said.
Wed., March 29, 2017, 7 p.m.
The U.S. Census Bureau said Wednesday that it mistakenly proposed counting LGBTQ Americans and has since “corrected” the proposal to remove the gender and sexuality category. Gay rights groups quickly …
Tue., Sept. 13, 2016, 9:13 p.m.
Household income rose last year, the federal government says.
Tue., March 22, 2016, 5:01 p.m.
Washington’s voting age population is whiter and richer than the nation as a whole. Idaho’s whiter and poorer.
UPDATED: Thu., April 9, 2015, 10:19 p.m.
SUITLAND, Md. — A fire official says a guard at the U.S. Census Bureau headquarters has been shot and critically wounded.
Thu., Dec. 13, 2012
Whites will no longer make up a majority of Americans by 2043 as the United States will for the first time become a majority of minority groups, the Census Bureau …
Tue., Sept. 13, 2011, 8:23 a.m.
The ranks of the nation’s poor swelled to nearly 1 in 6 people last year, reaching a new high as long-term unemployment woes left millions of Americans struggling and out …
Sat., Jan. 1, 2011
Washington collected more tax money in the third quarter of 2010 than in the same period in 2009, but less than the three previous years, the federal government said this …
Tue., Sept. 28, 2010, 8:13 a.m.
Idaho families saw their take-home pay drop nearly 5 percent last year – one of the steepest declines in the nation.