Census

  • Recession Taking Toll On Young Adults

    Recession Taking Toll On Young Adults

    By HOPE YEN WASHINGTON (AP) -- Call it the recession's lost generation. In record-setting numbers, young adults struggling to find work are shunning long-distance moves to live with Mom and Dad, delaying marriage and buying fewer homes, often raising kids out of wedlock. They suffer from the highest... Continue Reading

  • Working-Age People Losing Ground Amid Unemployment

    Working-Age People Losing Ground Amid Unemployment

    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hurt by high unemployment, working-age Americans are expected to lose ground when new census figures on poverty and the uninsured are released. Continue Reading

  • Census Test Taking Tips

    Census Test Taking Tips

    Are you considering applying for a job with the U.S. Census Bureau? If so, you might need to brush up on your basic math and reading skills. In order to be considered for a census-taking position, you must complete a 30-minute census test. Although I don't plan to apply for a census job, I hopped online this... Continue Reading

  • 750,000 New Census Jobs: A Blessing and a Curse

    750,000 New Census Jobs: A Blessing and a Curse

    How could the creation of 750,000 new jobs with the Census Bureau be a bad thing? When those jobs are only temporary and part time, and they trick the powers that be into relaxing their efforts to solve the nation's unemployment problem. It's true that a little work is better than no work at all, but... Continue Reading