Census 2010

April 27, 2010
68% of Los Angeles [71%-73% Chinatown] residents have mailed in their Census Questionnaire. You can track your community's progress using the Take 10 Map to compare with 2000 census results.

If you have not fill out your Census Questionnaire, please take 10 minutes to fill out the 10 questions today. For assistance, there are a number of Questionnaire Assistance Center (QAC) in your area [search by zipcode] or download a list of QAC sites in Chinatown.

Let us do our part and be counted!

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Take 10 Minutes to Answer 10 Questions in 2010!

The U.S. Census counts every resident in the United States, and is required by the Constitution to take place every 10 years.

The 2010 Census will help communities receive more than $400 billion in federal funds each year for things like:
* Hospitals
* Job training centers
* Schools
* Senior centers
* Bridges, tunnels and other-public works projects
* Emergency services

The data collected by the census also help determine the number of seats your state has in the U.S. House of Representatives. We can't move forward until you mail it back.

In March of 2010, census forms will be delivered to every residence in the United States and Puerto Rico. When you receive yours, just answer the 10 short questions and then mail the form back in the postage-paid envelope provided. If you don't mail the form back, you may receive a visit from a census taker, who will ask you the questions from the form.

Any personal data you provide is protected under federal law.

You should receive the Census form in the the mail, however you can find more information online at http://2010.census.gov.

Key Dates
March 2010
Census forms are mailed or delivered to households

April 1, 2010
National Census Day—use this day as a point of reference for sending your completed forms back in the mail

April - July 2010
Census takers visit households that did not return a form by mail

December 2010
By law, the Census Bureau delivers population information to the President for apportionment

March 2011
By law, the Census Bureau completes delivery of redistricting data to states

posted on 2009-12-22

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