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U.S. Census In Hawaii

The Challenges Ahead: Hawaii in 2050

The Challenges Ahead: Hawaii in 2050

Author Joel Kotkin tells lawmakers from Western states the region has lost its way in leading American growth.
State Lawyer Warns Against Counting Military

State Lawyer Warns Against Counting Military

Deputy attorney general says Hawaii Supreme Court would likely throw out redistricting panel's plan.
Hawaii Redistricting Panel Braces for Legal Challenge

Hawaii Redistricting Panel Braces for Legal Challenge

Amid threats, commission to use various population scenarios.
Hawaii Panel Votes to Include Military, Students

Hawaii Panel Votes to Include Military, Students

UPDATED Redistricting commission broadly defines "resident," decision will cost Big Island a Senate seat.
Counting Residents Begs the Question: Who’s Local?

Counting Residents Begs the Question: Who’s Local?

UPDATED 6/23/11 6:30 p.m. Redistricting panel debates age-old Hawaii question — with ramifications.

Census Bureau Releases New Data for Hawaii

Tables include tract-level data on age, sex, households, families, owners and renters and details on race.

Oahu Redistricting Panel: Military Should Count

UPDATED 6/15/11 6:30 p.m. Group recommends including nonresident military and their families in re-drawing Hawaii political boundaries.
Scholar Criticizes Census Portait of Native Hawaiians

Scholar Criticizes Census Portait of Native Hawaiians

Overcount and oversimplification could hurt efforts to help population.

Hawaii Redistricting Panel Votes Against Multimember Districts

Commission redrawing state voting boundaries decided 5-4 against the issue.
U.S. Census In Hawaii