How to use data from non-citizens to build a more secure future – Recode

The data we have are not perfect, but they’re a good starting point for a conversation about what to do with them.

The most obvious thing to do is to make sure they’re in the country legally, which means verifying they’re not here illegally.

But it’s also important to be aware of the rules around how they can be used.

In this video, we show you how to use a Census Data Gateway to create a more reliable population count.

It’s a great way to keep track of what’s happening in your community, so you can make decisions based on it.

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