Census Bureau plans 'two-number' system for 2000

Ferris, Craig T.
February 1999
Bond Buyer;02/25/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30586, p4
Trade Publication
Reveals the plans of the United States Census Bureau to use a two-number system to count the nation's population. Two-number system as a means to provide more accurate figures that could raise the private-activity bond cap and federal grants in several states; Inclusion of a traditional door-to-door count that would be used to apportion the seats in the House of Representatives.


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