Working papers are intended to make results of Census Bureau research available to others and to encourage discussion on a variety of topics. They have not undergone a review and editorial process generally accorded to official Census Bureau publications.
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Analyzing Variation in Mail Response Rates During the 1990 Census
Analyzes the geographic variation in mail response rates for tracts and block groups (local areas) that occurred in the 1990 Census.
Results of the 1996 Race and Ethnic Targeted Test
Test determined the effects of allowing respondents to report more than one race in a self-identification context and assessed the utility of these data.