Contact: Public Information Office
The U.S. Census Bureau will hold an audio news conference to announce the findings from its report: Income, Poverty, and Health Insurance Coverage in the United States: 2011. This annual report contains the official national findings from the Current Population Survey (CPS).
The Web conference will consist of a simultaneous audio conference and online presentation. There will be no physical event. Information on accessing the Web conference is provided below. Reporters will be able to ask questions during the audio conference once the presentation is complete. For information about setting up an interview with a subject matter expert, see below. These findings will not be embargoed.
Wednesday, Sept. 12, 10 a.m. EDT
David Johnson, chief, Social, Economic and Housing Statistics Division, U.S. Census Bureau
The CPS report, data tables and news release will be posted online shortly after the Web conference begins and can be accessed at <http://www.census.gov/newsroom/releases/archives/news_conferences/20120912_ip_newsconf.html>.
We expect substantial interest in these findings. Therefore, we recommend that you log in to the audio conference and online presentation well in advance.
Audio conference — access information
Toll free number: 888-989-4394
Note: Stay on the line until operator asks for the passcode. Do not key in passcode.
Please login early, as some setup is required.
Conference number: PW2599186
Audience passcode: CENSUS
If closed captioning is required: <http://livewrite.nccsite.com/view/cb0912>.