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The New Politics of Population

Conflict and Consensus in Family Planning

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Published by A World Bank Publication .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsJason L. Finkle (Editor), C. Alison McIntosh (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7392010M
ISBN 100195210883
ISBN 109780195210880

  The primary purpose of the census is to provide a population count that is used to create congressional districts and other political boundaries. According to the San Francisco Chronicle Politics blog, “Places with more people stand to win increased political representation and federal funding.” For now, questions remain.


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