Why should the LGBTQIA+ community participate in the 2020 Census?
Political Power and Representation
New Same-Sex Couple Response Options:
March – April 2020
The Census Bureau mails materials to all households with information about how to complete the Census. Make sure to be checking your mail for these materials and complete the Census as early as possible!
May – July 2020
The Census Bureau identifies households that have not yet responded and sends workers to visit these households in person. It’s still not too late to complete the Census and the online or phone options are still available for people to respond!
December 31, 2020
Deadline for the Census Bureau to report state population totals to the President for apportionment purposes.