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Definition of Census

Census
Census Cen"sus, n. [L. census, fr. censere. See Censor.] 1. (Bot. Antiq.) A numbering of the people, and valuation of their estate, for the purpose of imposing taxes, etc.; -- usually made once in five years. 2. An official registration of the number of the people, the value of their estates, and other general statistics of a country. Note: A general census of the United States was first taken in 1790, and one has been taken at the end of every ten years since.

Meaning of Census from wikipedia

- and housing censuses; other common censuses include censuses of agriculture, traditional culture, business, supplies, and traffic censuses. The United...
- The 2020 United States census was the 24th decennial United States census. Census Day, the reference day used for the census, was April 1, 2020. Other...
- In the United States census, the U.S. Census Bureau and the Office of Management and Budget define a set of self-identified categories of race and ethnicity...
- A census-designated place (CDP) is a concentration of po****tion defined by the United States Census Bureau for statistical purposes only. CDPs have been...
- The United States Census Bureau (USCB), officially the Bureau of the Census, is a prin****l agency of the U.S. Federal Statistical System, responsible...
- The 2011 census of India or the 15th Indian census was conducted in two phases, house listing and po****tion enumeration. The House listing phase began...
- The Census in ****stan is a legally decennial census and a descriptive count of ****stan's po****tion on Census Day, and of their dwellings, conducted...
- The 2000 United States census, conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident po****tion of the United States on April 1, 2000, to be 281,421...
- The Census of Quirinius was a census of the Roman province of Judaea taken in 6 CE, upon its formation, by the governor of Roman Syria, Publius Sulpicius...
- Canadian census was a detailed enumeration of the Canadian po****tion with a reference date of May 11, 2021. It follows the 2016 Canadian census, which...