The U.S. Census Bureau will hold a telephone news conference to share status updates on the 2020 Census. Topics of discussion include adjustments made to 2020 Census field operations due to COVID-19, current response rates, and upcoming 2020 Census operations including the Nonresponse Followup Operation. Q&A for accredited media will follow the briefing.
The transcript and archived recording of the news conference will be available approximately 48 hours after the event.
Follow Up With Nonresponding Households in Select Locations
The U.S. Census Bureau announced that it will begin following up in select areas with households that have not yet responded to the 2020 Census.
Lists ideas that communities are using to encourage response to the 2020 Census amid social distancing.
The U.S. Census Bureau is monitoring coronavirus (COVID-19) carefully, and the health, safety and well-being of the public and our staff is our top priority.
The U.S. Census counts every resident in the United States. It is mandated by Article I, Section 2 of the Constitution and takes place every 10 years.
It's Time to Respond
The U.S. Census Bureau will host a 2020 Census Kickoff event as invitations to respond to the 2020 Census are arriving across the country March 12-20.
2020 Census: Nonresponse Followup
The U.S. Census Bureau is visiting every household that has not already responded to the 2020 Census to ensure a complete and accurate count.
2020 Census: Update Leave and Update Enumerate
The Census Bureau is sending census employees to rural, remote, and/or sparsely populated areas of the U.S. and P.R. to ensure an accurate and complete count.