::2000 United States Census


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{{ safesubst:#invoke:Unsubst||$N=Use mdy dates |date=__DATE__ |$B= }} {{#invoke:Infobox|infobox}} The Twenty-second United States Census, known as Census 2000 and conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States on April 1, 2000, to be 281,421,906, an increase of 13.2% over the 248,709,873 persons enumerated during the 1990 Census.<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> This was the twenty-second federal census and was at the time the largest civilly administered peacetime effort in the United States.<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref>

Approximately 16 percent of households received a "long form" of the 2000 census, which contained over 100 questions. Full documentation on the 2000 census, including census forms and a procedural history, is available from the Integrated Public Use Microdata Series.

2000 United States Census sections
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