In this book excerpt, Deborah Stone examines the way we calculate unemployment numbers.
With COVID-19-related job losses, health experts expect the number of people without insurance to grow this year.
You now have until mid-August to respond to the census if you haven't yet.
The 2020 census was planning to deploy up to 500,000 census takers to follow up with households that didn't respond online or by mail.
The bureau is using workers people know or can identify with for house calls.
The Census Bureau is offering higher wages and pulling workers in from neighboring states.
Hiring was easy before the last census, thanks to the Great Recession. This time? Not so much.
The 2020 census will be the first to seek information online on a wide scale.
African American participation in the upcoming census is a topic of concern for some legislators.
What happens when the numbers aren't accurate?