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2020 Census Operational Press Briefing (July 8, 2020)


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.

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The transcript and archived recording of the news conference will be available approximately 48 hours after the event.

Fact Sheets


Encouraging Response to the 2020 Census During COVID-19

Lists ideas that communities are using to encourage response to the 2020 Census amid social distancing.


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FAQs On Resuming 2020 Census Field Operations

Frequently Asked Questions about 2020 Census operational changes and field enumeration.

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2020 Census Operational Adjustments Due to COVID-19

2020 Census Operational Adjustments Due to COVID-19

Timeline of 2020 Census activities and operations adjusted due to COVID-19.

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Fact Sheet on Where to Count Yourself

Explains where you should count yourself if you have not yet responded to the 2020 Census.

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