## Is census a sampling method?

The Census Bureau implemented statistical sampling in a decennial census for the first time in 1940. Sampling made it possible to ask additional detailed questions of the population without unduly increasing cost or respondent burden.

## What is difference between census method and sampling method?

Key Differences Between Census and Sampling The census is a systematic method that collects and records the data about the members of the population. The sampling is defined as the subset of the population selected to represent the entire group, in all its characteristics.

## What is census method of data collection?

Answer: (A) Census method. A statistical investigation in which the data are collected for each and every element/unit of the population, it is termed as Census Method. It is also known as ‘Complete Enumeration’ or ‘100% Enumeration or Complete survey. Useful in case Intensive Study is required or the area is limited.