More thatn 50 percent of people have alread retured their form, but the government is looking to boost that nuber with a series of rallies across the country.
The census results are used to allocate federal funds and congressional seats. Hispanics have shunned the count in the past, but are now targeted in adverty to ensure they respond. This week several regions are being urged to step up their response. This includes the five states with higher shares of minorities indeigenious populations that ranked at the bottom. The states such as Louisiana, Texas, Alaska, and New York. www.bls.gov.com