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Census 2000 Enumeration Adjustment Debate

Selected Articles (in chronological order)

  • Ivars Patterson. "Sampling and the Census. Improving the Accuracy of the Decennial Count." Science News Online 152, October 1997. (html)
  • Lawrence D. Brown et al. "Statistical Controversies in Census 2000." University of California, Berkeley, Department of Statistics Technical Report 537, April 1999. (PDF 91K)
  • Kenneth Prewitt. "Accuracy and Coverage Evaluation: Statement on the Feasibility of Using Statistical Methods to Improve the Accuracy of Census 2000." June 2000.
  • Reynolds Farley. "The Unexpectedly Large Census Count in 2000 and Its Implications." University of Michigan Population Studies Center, February 2001.
  • Kenneth Prewitt and Thomas A. Jones. "Census 2000: An Overview." ICPSR Bulletin, Spring 2001. (PDF 1.7MB)
  • David A. Freedman and Kenneth W. Wachter. "On the Likelihood of Improving the Accuracy of the Census Through Adjustment." University of California, Berkeley, Department of Statistics Technical Report 612, November 2001. (PDF 139K)

Selected Reports (in chronological order)

  • ESCAP, March 2001 Recommendation. (html)
  • ESCAP II, October 2001 Recommendation. (html)
  • U.S. Census Bureau. "Press Kit Materials for Decision on Whether to Adjust Census 2000 Population Counts." October 17, 2001.
  • A.C.E. Revision II, March 2003. (html)

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