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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

- national po****tion and housing censuses; other common censuses include the census of agriculture, and other censuses such as the traditional culture...
- of censuses conducted in India before independence: 1872 Census of india 1881 Census of India 1891 Census of India 1901 Census of India 1911 Census of...
- ethnicity in the United States census, defined by the federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and the United States Census Bureau, are the self-identified...
- and some other countries, a census town is designated as a town that satisfies certain characteristics. In India, a census town is one which is not statutorily...
- States census (plural censuses or census) is a census that is legally mandated by the US Constitution, and takes place every 10 years. The first census after...
- The Census in Australia, officially the Census of Po****tion and Housing, is the national census in Australia that occurs every five years. The census collects...
- The 15th Indian Census was conducted in two phases, house listing and po****tion enumeration. The House listing phase began on 1 April 2010 and involved...
- The United States census of 2020 was the twenty-fourth decennial United States Census. Census Day, the reference day used for the census, was April 1, 2020...
- 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...
- United States census of 2010 was the twenty-third United States national census. National Census Day, the reference day used for the census, was April 1...