census

  

Definitions (2)

1.General: Official counting of a region's or nation's people and compilation of economic, social and other data, usually for formulation of development policies and plans and demarcating constituencies for elections.
2.Statistics: Survey of an entire population, as opposed to a sample survey.

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  • I've been unsure as to which application will work best for one of my design projects. I do not have a lot of experience with the brands I need to use so I decided to go ahead and rely on a general census to decide on which is most used, performs best and shows reliability.

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  • I've been unsure as to which application will work best for one of my design projects. I do not have a lot of experience with the brands I need to use so I decided to go ahead and rely on a general census to decide on which is most used, performs best and shows reliability.

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  • The census concluded for the year 2013 that there existed far more single parent households than had been predicted by the government bureau.

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