enumerator enumerator

Definition(s):

  • (n) someone who collects census data by visiting individual homes

Usage(s):

  1. One enumerator reported that she had become too depressed by the squalor she saw on Manhattan's lower East Side; another explained that her feet were killing her.
  2. In 1930, an enumerator in The Bronx asked a woman questions about her husband.
  3. In that book the enumerator records answers to 24 questions about each person counted: Name.

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Quotes

  • Last week Home Minister P. Chidambaram told Lok Sabha: "The enumerator is not an investigator or verifier."
    on May 10, 2010 By: P Chidambaram Source: Indian Express

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