What You Need to Know
Get ready to count. Find resources on where to receive training and technical assistance, and how to build community partnerships to ensure accuracy.
Help make Census 2020 successful. Nonprofits & community organizations can partner with their local government to encourage responses and promote the census. Get involved today.
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.
State and local governments will verify addresses to ensure accurate mailing of census surveys. Community leaders will begin planning outreach to targeted communities to raise awareness of census.
State and local leaders will establish complete count committees - community partnerships for outreach to “hard-to-count” populations. Communications and local organizing plans will launch to prepare for the 2020 count.
Public outreach and media campaigns will encourage people to respond to census surveys. Census staff will be mobilized for direct outreach in areas with low response rates. In December 2020, the final census results will be delivered to Congress.