Tag Archives: Current Population Survey

“DELAYER BOOM” NOT “BABY BOOM”

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Tweet Written by: Kristy Krivickas, Census Bureau Demographer, HHES Ever notice those college-educated 30–something women with infant strollers and believe that a new baby boom is under way? The Census Bureau today reported that what you have been seeing over … Continue reading

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Finishing What We Start?

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Tweet Written by: Kurt Bauman, Chief, Education and Social Stratification Branch, U.S. Census Bureau Ideally, in life, people hope to finish what they start. But when it comes to an education, for a variety of reasons, things don’t always work … Continue reading

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Historical Census Statistics on the Foreign-Born Population

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Tweet On January 1, 1892, the federal government opened the immigration station on Ellis Island in New York Harbor. Between 1892 and 1954, over 12 million immigrants were processed into the country there. Annie Moore, a 15 year-old Irish girl, … Continue reading

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New Moms Who Cohabit

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Tweet When one pictures an unmarried mother, one might conjure up an image of a woman who is raising her child alone. And many of them do so. But a fair number of these women are actually living with a … Continue reading

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Data Round Up

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Tweet Data collected by the U.S. Census Bureau are all around us. Here are a few recent examples from the news: Last week, the U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development announced the latest numbers … Continue reading

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