Low census returns in Bed-Stuy causing concern

The Census Bureau?s concern is beginning to rise due to low return numbers in the Bed-Stuy area. It is being speculated the low numbers are

BED-STUY - The Census Bureau?s concern is beginning to rise due to low return numbers in the Bed-Stuy area. It is being speculated the low numbers are due to apprehension about giving out information to the government.

Numbers for the area are slightly higher than the 39 percent return rate for the 2000 Census. So far, 53 percent of Brooklyn residents have mailed back their census forms.

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