Jump to content

Atheist Census


  • Please log in to reply
43 replies to this topic

#1 BadCat

Posted 17 December 2012 - 06:23 AM

Fellow atheists!  It's time to stand up and be counted.  Check out the census.

#2 Lucrezia Borgia

Posted 17 December 2012 - 06:38 AM

Done! Although given the time of year I feel any participation in a census should be done whilst heavily pregnant, riding a donkey, looking for room at the inn.....

#3 Sassy Dingo

Posted 17 December 2012 - 06:56 AM

Done

#4 Space is Big

Posted 17 December 2012 - 06:58 AM

In the time between doing the survey and validating my data the number grew by 93 people!

#5 NotBitzerMaloney

Posted 17 December 2012 - 06:59 AM

QUOTE (Lucretia Borgia @ 17/12/2012, 07:38 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Done! Although given the time of year I feel any participation in a census should be done whilst heavily pregnant, riding a donkey, looking for room at the inn.....


Ha ha ha

#6 Dowager fancie

Posted 17 December 2012 - 07:03 AM



done


#7 danielle1985

Posted 17 December 2012 - 07:04 AM

Done biggrin.gif

#8 B.feral3

Posted 17 December 2012 - 07:04 AM

Done

#9 AggyW72

Posted 17 December 2012 - 07:10 AM

Done for me and DH thanks!

#10 MotherClucker

Posted 17 December 2012 - 07:10 AM

ph34r.gif What if it is really run by one of the groups that goes knocking door to door and is the opposite of the do not knock register?

Ah bugger it. I clicked anyway Tounge1.gif

#11 ~spirited~

Posted 17 December 2012 - 07:17 AM

Done

#12 HRH Countrymel

Posted 17 December 2012 - 07:20 AM

I'm not signing - it's nearly little baby Jesus' birthday..

I like a bit of baby Jesus at this time of year.




*and motherclucker has scared me!

#13 BadCat

Posted 17 December 2012 - 07:20 AM

QUOTE (MotherClucker @ 17/12/2012, 08:10 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
ph34r.gif What if it is really run by one of the groups that goes knocking door to door and is the opposite of the do not knock register?

Ah bugger it. I clicked anyway Tounge1.gif


Funny you should say that.  I had a fleeting thought that it could be a front for the JWs so they'd know who to target on their doorknocking expeditions.  laughing2.gif

#14 CherrySunday

Posted 17 December 2012 - 07:27 AM

QUOTE (countrymel @ 17/12/2012, 08:20 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I'm not signing - it's nearly little baby Jesus' birthday..

I like a bit of baby Jesus at this time of year.

Not really, chances are baby jesus was born sometime in April or July. Depending on who you ask  wink.gif

Going to complete the census now original.gif

#15 Angelina Ballerina

Posted 17 December 2012 - 07:35 AM

I'm an atheist and i think this is dumb.



#16 Clever Clogs

Posted 17 December 2012 - 07:38 AM

Well, we are a well educated bunch!

#17 CherrySunday

Posted 17 December 2012 - 07:46 AM

QUOTE (Angelina Ballerina @ 17/12/2012, 08:35 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I'm an atheist and i think this is dumb.

Why?
Someone is wanting to take note of how many people in the world identify as athiest, and how they define themselves, I don't see it as any different to filling out a form saying you're a dog lover vs cat lover or prefer Dr. Who to Star Trek.

No one's making you fill it out!

#18 Mitis angelam

Posted 17 December 2012 - 07:59 AM

Irony.  I wanted to have a look at it, but the page won't load for me!

#19 JJ

Posted 17 December 2012 - 08:11 AM

Don't forget to click on the link in the validation email everyone. Mine ended up in the spam folder.

#20 Angelina Ballerina

Posted 17 December 2012 - 08:17 AM

QUOTE (*Browncoat* @ 17/12/2012, 07:46 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Why?
Someone is wanting to take note of how many people in the world identify as athiest, and how they define themselves, I don't see it as any different to filling out a form saying you're a dog lover vs cat lover or prefer Dr. Who to Star Trek.

No one's making you fill it out!


Only specific types if people/atheists will seek out this survey or fill it in which will yield skewed data.
A whole bunch of people, will think this is a fairly w**ky exercise or for other reasons will not provide their data. So you are only going to get a subset of information that is not representative.

#21 BadCat

Posted 17 December 2012 - 08:18 AM

QUOTE (Ange Vert @ 17/12/2012, 08:59 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Irony.  I wanted to have a look at it, but the page won't load for me!


Atheism works in mysterious ways Ange.  tongue.gif

#22 BadCat

Posted 17 December 2012 - 08:20 AM

QUOTE (Angelina Ballerina @ 17/12/2012, 09:17 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Only specific types if people/atheists will seek out this survey or fill it in which will yield skewed data.
A whole bunch of people, will think this is a fairly w**ky exercise or for other reasons will not provide their data. So you are only going to get a subset of information that is not representative.


You know, it's not that big a deal.  I don't think anyone really thinks it's going to be an accurate census of all the atheists in the world.

#23 Lucrezia Borgia

Posted 17 December 2012 - 08:35 AM

QUOTE (Ange Vert @ 17/12/2012, 08:59 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Irony.  I wanted to have a look at it, but the page won't load for me!

Thats funny! Now if I were a spiritual person (which I'm not, clearly) I would say that's a sign......

#24 Beanbag Warrior

Posted 17 December 2012 - 08:43 AM

Done original.gif

#25 Feraldasherie

Posted 17 December 2012 - 08:50 AM



Done




1 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users

 
  • ek-thumb-blinkybill

    Win Blinky Bill The Movie Prize Packs

    To celebrate the release of BLINKY BILL THE MOVIE in cinemas September, you could win 1 of 10 prize packs that include a pair of Kids Ugg Australia boots, DVD pack, a Blinky Bill The Movie book set and family pass to see the film.

  • ek-fathersdayfitbit

    Father's Day Gift Ideas 2015

    Here are 13 awesome gift ideas for the Dads to celebrate his special day.

  • ek-sportbooks-athumb

    Best books for sporty kids

    Need some inspiration for your sporty kid 's downtime? Here is a handful of good reads for young sporting enthusiasts.

  • kmart-320

    Kmart decor hacks

    Entire communities on Instagram are devoted to showing Kmart homewares prepped, preened and hacked into designer items.

  • ek-pullapart-zthumb

    Amazing pull-apart bread recipes

    From savoury to sweet, here we have gathered a range of amazing pull-apart bread recipes for you to make - in the mean time try to avoid licking the screen!

  • cotton-on-_320

    Cotton On KIDS activewear range

    Activewear for kids has gone designer at Cotton On.

  • ek-90steentvshows-2thumb

    Teens of the 90's TV favourites

    Were you a teen in the 90's? Here are some of your favourite shows from Australia and abroad during the decade.

  • Things only kids growing up in the 90s would understand

    Did you grow up in the 90s? Here are 50 classic memories from your childhood that will take you back.

  • harry320

    10 actors who were almost cast in the Harry Potter series

    Casting for the Harry Potter series couldn't have been an easy job. While we think everything turned out the way it should, here's ten actors that almost made it into the movies.

  • hobie_320

    When they were famous

    Ever wonder what happened to the child stars that entertained us all those years ago? From Mary Poppins to Jerry Maguire, take a look at when they were famous and learn what they're doing now.

  • ek-fidgettoys-1athubm

    Fidgets or Fidget Toys for ASD, ADHD and Sensory Disorders

    Fidgets and other sensory hand held toys are a great way to encourage attention and concentration. We all love to rock on a chair and click our pens or chew gum to stay alert and attentive, so why not let children have functional and socially acceptable fidgets too, to help them learn and keep them focused on learning.

  • ek-80sboys-1thumb3

    Boys growing up in the 80s

    Flashback time! Here are a handful of totally retro memories for boys (and a few for girls) who grew up in the 1980's in Australia.

 
Advertisement
 
 
Advertisement
 
 
 
Advertisement
 
 
Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.