Population Data Sources: Census, Vital Statistics & Surveys Video

Instructions:

Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

What is the census?

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. How often does the United Nations recommend that a census be conducted?

2. What do statisticians call birth, death, marriage, and divorce?

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your understanding of the collection of population data. Make sure that you're familiar with the terms census and sample survey to excel on the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this assessment you'll be tested on:

  • The definition of the census
  • How often the census is conducted
  • The definition of sample survey

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on sources of population data
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main terms, such as sample survey and census
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the users of population data information

Additional Learning

To learn more, review the accompanying lesson entitled Population Data Sources: Census, Vital Statistics & Surveys. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Learn how vital statistics are collected
  • Find out how the census process works
  • Understand the importance of sample surveys
Support