What You Need to Know
Learn what NYS has already done to get ready for the Census, including completion of the Local Update of Census Addresses (LUCA) and a comprehensive review of address data.
Help make Census 2020 successful. Volunteers are needed. Meetings and Hearings are taking place across the state to get out the word.
All census information gathered is confidential. Data is used to determine where funding for housing, health care & education is spent. Learn how the census impacts you and your community.
Winter - Spring 2019
Complete Count Commission established & begins work. Hearings are held across state; Hard-to-count populations are identified; Comprehensive plans organized.
Spring - Summer 2019
Complete Count Commission issues recommendations. Outreach & media campaigns to promote participation are finalized.
Census staff mobilized, outreach & media campaigns commence. In December 2020, the final census results will be delivered to the President.