WASHINGTON, Dec. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being issued by the U.S. Census Bureau:
What: U.S. Census Bureau Director Robert Groves will brief the media on the release of the 2010 Demographic Analysis estimates. The Census Bureau will release five series of national-level estimates of the population by age, sex, two race groups (black and non-black) and Hispanic origin (for under age 20). Demographic Analysis estimates are developed from historical vital statistics and estimates of international migration. Although not 2010 Census counts, these estimates provide one way of measuring the size of the U.S. population and will be used to analyze the 2010 Census results. The briefing will include a media question-and-answer session.
Following the news conference, there will be a technical meeting about Demographic Analysis, which will include Census Bureau staff and other experts in the field. Members of the media are invited to attend.
When: Monday, Dec. 6, 10 to 11 a.m. (EST)
Who: Robert Groves, director, U.S. Census Bureau
Jason Devine, chief, Methodology Research and Development Branch, Population Division, U.S. Census Bureau
Barbara A. Anderson, Professor of Sociology and Population Studies, University of Michigan
Where: George Washington University
City View Room
Elliott School of International Affairs, 7th Floor
1957 E St. NW
Washington, DC 20052
Members of the media may also participate by telephone. (Please dial-in early to allow time for the operator to place you in the call.)
Dial-in number: 888-603-8938
There will be a live webcast of the news conference, accessible at http://www.census.gov/newsroom/releases/archives/news_conferences/
Please RSVP by 5 p.m. (EST), Friday, Dec. 3, to the Public Information Office at 301-763-3691 or to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Editor's note: News releases, reports and data tables are available on the Census Bureau's home page. Go to http://www.census.gov and click on "Releases."
Public Information Office
SOURCE U.S. Census Bureau