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For Immediate Release: Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Report on 2015 National Content Test to Be Released

Press Release Number CB17-TPS.11

FEB. 27, 2017 — The U.S. Census Bureau will release the 2015 National Content Test Race and Ethnicity Analysis Report, which presents findings to the Census Bureau director and executive staff on the optimal design elements of the race/ethnicity question(s) as preparations continue for the 2020 Census.

The 2015 National Content Test is part of the research and development cycle leading up to a re-engineered 2020 Census. The test was designed to compare different questionnaire design options for improving data on race and ethnicity.

The report is scheduled for release this week.

No news release associated with this report. Tip Sheet only.



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