census


Definition of Census

  • A Census is the process of collecting information about every member of a population.

More about Census

  • A census includes every member in a selected population.
  • Census provides statistical information about the population of a country, ratio of different genders, number of employed people, total number of educated people, etc.

Example of Census

  • According to the latest US Census, the total population of the US is about 288 millions, out of which 141 million are males and 147 million are females.

Related Terms for Census

  • Data
  • Population