Essays Tagged: "Census"

Tiger Subspecies

y that the number of Sumatra tigers today is between 300 and 400, it doesn't tell one that the 1975 census was 1500. Therefore saying that the Bali tiger, theCaspian tiger, the Javan tiger, the Manchu ...

(2 pages) 49 0 3.5 Jan/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Are immigrants a burden to the U.S? Should we stop all immigration?

ts os as strong as that of the Irish, Italians, and Poles of early immigration. According to a 1990 census, forgien born males have a 77% labor force participation. Now, compare that to the 74% partic ...

(1 pages) 140 0 3.6 May/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Specific Policies

Native people in jail in Canada

dian Act. The Metis are a mixed group of both European and Indian ancestry. According to the 1991 census, about 3.7 percent of Canadians have Aboriginal origins of some sort. Considering their smal ... Canada, Aboriginals tend to be over-represented in all stages of the criminal justice system. The census also showed that this group comprised twenty-four percent of those held in custody for convic ...

(19 pages) 115 0 4.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Native people in jail in Canada

dian Act. The Metis are a mixed group of both European and Indian ancestry. According to the 1991 census, about 3.7 percent of Canadians have Aboriginal origins of some sort. Considering their smal ... Canada, Aboriginals tend to be over-represented in all stages of the criminal justice system. The census also showed that this group comprised twenty-four percent of those held in custody for convic ...

(19 pages) 73 1 4.4 Nov/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Was Jesus a Political Revolutionary?

Bethlehem while his parents, Mary and Joseph, were on their way to their hometown to report for the census. This we know, but after his birth we don't really hear about him for a while. Nobody really ...

(3 pages) 32 0 3.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

What is an American? Describes what I believe an American and what "Americanism" is

s is also remarkably uniform linguistically and culturally. Only 6 percent of Americans in the 1990 census reported they spoke little or no English." One might, after reading this conclude, that unifo ...

(2 pages) 168 0 3.3 Jul/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Corporate Downsizing in America

e....was impressed- INTRODUCTION -Downsizing, restructuring, rightsizing, even a term as obscure as census readjustment has been used to describe the plague that has been affecting corporate America f ...

(6 pages) 268 0 5.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Corporate downsizing in america

e....was impressed- INTRODUCTION -Downsizing, restructuring, rightsizing, even a term as obscure as census readjustment has been used to describe the plague that has been affecting corporate America f ...

(6 pages) 121 0 3.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

"Time for some action."

Many different attitudes toward this task have been revealed through his various methods. The first census was taken during Washington's time in office, this action alluded to a calming all across the ...

(5 pages) 45 0 4.3 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

On the Role of Illegal Immigrants in Sustaining a Developed Society

country considerably more than it will the workers themselves.That the first results of last year's census indicate that we are a million people short of previous estimates shows that even the huge in ...

(5 pages) 129 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Growth of Population in Eighteenth Century England.

happened are scarce and are rarely very scientific. After all, it was not until 1801 that the first census in Britain was compiled. There fore, particular caution must be taken in the use of statistic ...

(4 pages) 49 1 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Gas usage in America.

about three kids, making it unnecessary for a family of that size to have three vehicles. The 2000 census showed that 5% of the workers in the U.S. use public transportation and only 3% telecommute. ...

(2 pages) 95 2 4.6 Sep/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Toronto and Hong Kong.

of Ontario, has a population of 4881400 people compared to the population of Hong Kong in the 2001 census, which has a population of 730334 people. Even though both places have a high population, dem ...

(2 pages) 52 0 3.4 Sep/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Downsizing In America.

INTRODUCTIONDownsizing, restructuring, rightsizing, even a term as obscure as census readjustment has been used to describe the plague that has been affecting corporate America f ...

(6 pages) 102 0 4.6 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

"Immigration Act of 1924" Discusses racism in the government, how govt did not want anyone besides north-west europeans in the country. uses examples. good essay

The exclusion act accepted only two percent of the population of each nationality according to the census of 1890, instead of accepting three percent of the number of people of each nationality accor ... 90, instead of accepting three percent of the number of people of each nationality according to the census of 1910. At the turn of the twentieth century, people from different countries and nationalit ...

(3 pages) 40 0 4.5 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Canada's Demographic Future, Is Immigration The Key?

s population had a 4% (1.2 million) increase in population, making it the lowest 5-year growth rate census taken in Canadian history. Also, during the census it was concluded that the birth rate in Ca ... Graph 1). For the first time in 100 years the birth rate fell below that of the United States. The census showed that about 80% of the 1.2 million new Canadians in the 5-year span were a result of im ...

(7 pages) 100 0 4.1 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

The life of Jesus

e." (John 1:26)Jesus was born in Bethlehem. Mary and Joseph were there as there was a registration (census), and since Joseph was of the family of David, this is where he had to go. Since there were s ...

(4 pages) 108 2 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

A summary of The significance of the Frontier by Frederick Jackson Turner. Please read the original document. This is just here in case you need some reminders of what it said.

nuous recession, and the advance of American settlement westward explain American development."-The census of 1890 said that the frontier line by 1880 was indiscernible. Turner considered that vital s ...

(3 pages) 68 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Assess the Advantages and Disadvantages of Official Statistics

is responsible for compiling and analysing statistics. Every ten years this agency carries out the Census of the Population, which covers every household in the UK. By law each head of household must ... s to make comparisons over time, as they are usually produced regularly, for example the Population Census, which is carried out every ten years. This is similar to longitudinal studies, however the s ...

(4 pages) 26578 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

The Electoral College

means that the number of electors that each state receives can change each decade according to the census and how many representatives each state receives for the house.(Unknown, How The Electoral Co ...

(3 pages) 86 2 4.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays