census taker

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Noun1.census taker - someone who collects census data by visiting individual homes
functionary, official - a worker who holds or is invested with an office
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All day long this man would toil thus, his whole being centered upon the purpose of making twenty-three instead of twenty-two and a half cents an hour; and then his product would be reckoned up by the census taker, and jubilant captains of industry would boast of it in their banquet halls, telling how our workers are nearly twice as efficient as those of any other country.
The father, previously a doctor, signs up for a job as an unusual census taker for a secretive government bureau.
The compound had existed in 2015 because a census taker recounted seeing sacks of corn at the structure.
Barbara was also an active member of the Holden community, working as a census taker, a poll worker, and as member of the Friends of the Council on Aging.
In the years between records, Mayer has released an assortment of impeccable mixes and singles and DJed consistently all over the world, working as both a tastemaker and a musical census taker, documenting electronic music's subtle but constant shifts.
One census taker, who asked not to be named, yesterday told the Cyprus Mail that he was surprised to find that foreign people had so far been more cooperative than Cypriots.
Hopkins referred to tests as he played Hannibal Lecter in Silence of the Lambs and said: "A census taker once tried to test me.
However, those foreigners who would prefer to take part online rather than answer questions from a census taker could do so only if at least one person in the household has Bulgarian citizenship and an EGN, a Bulgarian identity number--a category that, for example, would embrace those foreigners with a Bulgarian spouse.
His portrayal of the monster in The Silence Of The Lambs immortalised the character in the collective consciousness, whispering the lines: "A census taker once tried to test me.
Episodic plot, impenetrably Hungarian, involves comic hostage situation, visiting census taker and, of course, tourists.
The head of the household told the census taker how many people were part of his household (since generally it was a male to whom the census taker turned for responses) and to indicate what their status was--wife, child, other relation, or slave.
A census taker is a man who goes from house to house increasing the population.