|LC Classifications||KF27 .P634 1974c|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iii, 78 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||78|
|LC Control Number||74602778|
Effect of census statistics on Federal aid programs and Federal reporting requirements: hearings before the Subcommittee on Census and Statistics of the Committee on Post Office and Civil Service, House of Representatives, Ninety-third Congress, second session: hearing held in Miami, Florida, May 31 and June 1, The bulk of census-guided federal assistance goes to state governments through a handful of large formula grant programs to aid low-income households and . census data, American Community Survey [ACS] data, and geographic program data) as well as data from related programs that use decennial census data as a critical input. This analysis examines the current distribution of funds, and includes those federal programs using Census Bureau data to distribute funds, in one of three ways: Selection and. Each year, Census data informs federal funding for more than programs, including school lunches, highway construction, and education. Did you know The United States population grew % between and , from ,, to ,,
DS Safeguarding and Managing Information. INTRODUCTION. For the U.S. Census Bureau, Safeguarding and Managing Information encompasses the. Census Bureau's Data Stewardship program objectives while meeting its information security. The decennial census provides a uniquely comprehensive data source. Its accuracy affects not only political representation but whether adequate funding is disbursed to where it is needed the most in areas ranging from potholes to health insurance to education. The degree to which an inaccurate count will impact state and local finances, particularly an undercount of specific population . Impact on Health-Related Data: The census and ACS produce health data and inform surveys that are important to the health sector. Examples include: • Detailed Population Demographics: The ACS is the most detailed federal survey with local data on many racial/ethnic groups, some of which have little representation in other data reporting;. In past years, the federal government has annually distributed over $ billion in federal assistance through grant programs using formulas driven in part by census population data. Of the more than $ billion in additional federal spending, the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of will obligate an estimated additional $ billion to federal grant programs for fiscal year
Effects of Possible Undercount Without an accurate census count, federal money provided to states will be distributed incorrectly. Findings published by the Brookings Institute in a comprehensive report detailing the geographic distribution of federal funds by census data concluded several things. First, a little over billion dollars are distributed every year; 90% is . Public Policy and Programs – government decisions Policy and program design, e.g., Census Transportation Planning Package Amount of federal and state funds appropriated Allocation of federal funds to households, e.g., SNAP, Section 8 State aid to local areas Program evaluation Democracy Apportionment and redistricting. the federal reporting agencies. Alice Wimbish assisted in the collection of Federal Aid to States data and composed the program data sets. Penelope Wilkinson coordinated the assembly of this report. Scott Peterson provided the layout for the report table and created Appendix A, and Kenneth Beatty generated data for the report table. On J , OMB issued memorandum M extending the Single Audit filing date for those recipients and subrecipients affected by the loss of operational capacity or increased cost due to the COVID crisis that have not yet filed their Single Audits with the Federal Audit Clearinghouse as of Ma Those that have normal due dates from Ma through J may.