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ENG 302/303 Scientific & Technical Writing/Writing for Business & the Professions: "Population"

Materials to aid research for Business & Technical Writing courses offered on New Brunswick campuses.


A Set of lengthy Webinars (aprox. 45 minutes for each) introducing, understanding, locating and navigating massive data resources.

Each of these webinars will require you to temporarily download free Blackboard Collaboration software for viewing and audio. (Be sure to click on the > start button at the base of the viewing screen)

  • Using American Factfinder, A Webinar hosted by the Census Bureau.
  • United Nations Statistics and Data Sources reported from individual countries Webinar
  • For other Webinars in this Series

Population: Information about the people who will benefit from the proposal

Census Data

The US Census is conducted every 10 years and attempts to count every person living in the United States. Other information is collected as well, using either a short or long questionnaire. Includes data on housing, poverty, race, income, national origin, and other issues at geographic levels ranging from national and state to county and town, and even smaller units.

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