Canada census 2011: Not scientifically valid?
Article first published online: 18 NOV 2010
© 2010 The Royal Statistical Society
Volume 7, Issue 4, page 172, December 2010
How to Cite
Baskerville, J., Miles, J., Groves, R., Davies, N. and Aliaga, M. (2010), Canada census 2011: Not scientifically valid?. Significance, 7: 172. doi: 10.1111/j.1740-9713.2010.00455.x
- Issue published online: 18 NOV 2010
- Article first published online: 18 NOV 2010
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In Canada the abandonment of a compulsory national census has rocked the government. In Britain the Minister in charge of the 2011 census openly hopes it will be the last. Here Jon Baskerville discusses the Canadian experience; Jack Miles ponders an alternative for Britain; and Robert Groves, head of the US Census Bureau, describes his experiences and fears. On page 175 Neville Davies and Martha Aliaga use it for teaching.