** CENSUS BUREAU MEDIA ADVISORY **
WASHINGTON, Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --
What: The Census Bureau will hold a pre-release webinar Thursday, Dec. 16 prior to the Dec. 21 release of the first set of 2010 Census data. This webinar will provide an overview of the data to be released, a short video: "The U.S. Census and the Amazing Apportionment Machine," and the new interactive map widget that enables users to view the history of apportionment and our country's changing population through the past century.
The webinar will also consist of a simultaneous audio conference and online presentation. Reporters will be able to ask questions following the online presentation.
Date: Thursday, Dec. 16, 2010
Time: 3-4 p.m. EST
Who: Michael C. Cook, branch chief, 2010 Census Media Relations
Audio conference access information —
Toll free number: 888-324-9312
Participant passcode: CENSUS
Questions and answers are limited to media
Online presentation access information —
Please log in early, as some setup is required. If you are unable to login to the webinar, you may still participate by phone.
Net Conference Access Information:
Conference number: PW9962532
Audience passcode: CENSUS
Participants can join the event directly at:
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."
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SOURCE U.S. Census Bureau