Moreover, we possess enumerations of towns in the geographical lists of the temple of Karnak and in a hieratic papyrus dating about 200 years after Tethmosis III.
The same course was followed at the three succeeding enumerations, but in 1901 the former practice was resumed.
This last information was made voluntary in 1881 and the following enumerations without materially affecting the extent of the record.
Enumerations were conducted independently by the different states until 1871, when the first federal census was taken of the older parts of the Dominion.
In eleven cases such enumerations have been taken; and on computing from them and the results of the federal census of 1880 what the population at the date of the eleventh census should have been, if the annual rate of increase had been uniform, it appears that in no case, except New York City and Oregon, was the difference between the enumerations and these estimates over 4%.
The rate of increase during the decade ending in 1900 was even less than that for the preceding decade; and it is impossible that a falling off so marked could in two successive enumerations be the result of sheer inaccuracy.
All of these enumerations are open to the objection that they merely describe the action of the state at a particular time, or indicate a theory of what an ideal state should be.
No attempt was made in the census enumerations of 1790 and 1800 to obtain statistics of manufactures.
Thus of 512,254 establishments included in the reports of 1900, six-tenths, employing II ~2% of the total number of wage-earners and producing 123% of the total value of all manufactures, must be omitted as neighborhood establishments in order to make the following comparison of the results of the two enumerations of 1900 and 1905.
In some enumerations the emperor Charles III.
The one here adopted is the result of the co-ordination of a long series of enumerations taken in Sweden during the last century and a half, prepared by Dr G.
The table does not include figures for earlier enumerations, but one general character istic in them should be mentioned, viz.
Obtained by adding the results of enumerations Cordova Jaen at different dates in the provinces then ex- Cadiz (with cluded.
Since the first census of 1801, regular enumerations of the people of England and Wales have been taken every ten years.
The results of these enumerations are published in separate volumes for each county, in a volume of summary tables, and in a general report.