Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Did you know the Census is required by the U.S. Constitution?

Posted: 10/26/2020 ()

We’re sure most affiliates and trainees know that Article I, Section 2 of the U.S. Constitution requires an enumeration of the nation’s populous. This year, during UW’s annual reading of the constitution and in honor of the decadal census year, CSDE Director Sara Curran provides a brief overview of that history and its importance to the founding of the country.