Census 2020

Special thanks to Anne Hamland for providing this information.

 Census 2020 Sneak Peak

Walk through the 2020 Census so you can be ready to answer questions.

Communicate the Importance of an Accurate Count

Let’s help people understand the importance of a good count in your area and across the state. For tips in providing assistance to Census takers, DPI is maintaining a resource page.


Visuals & Public Information: Ready to Print

New in 2020

  • English/Spanish bilingual questionnaire (paper)
  • Online form available in 13 languages
  • Guides to help fill out form in 59 languages
  • Ability to call and respond using Telecommunications Device for the Deaf (TDD)
  • Ability for head-of-household to reporta same-sex relationship
  • Ability to self-identify race and ethnicity via checkboxes and write-in text boxes

Source: Libraries’ Guide to the 2020 Census American Library Association

Editable Poster on Canva from Cole (River Falls)

From the American Library Association

Downloadable Graphics:

  • #CountOnLibraries V. 1 (jpg)
  • #CountOnLibraries V. 2 (jpg)
  • Because Librarians Believe Everyone Counts (jpg)
  • Because Good Decisions Depend on Good Data (jpg)
  • Census Map (jpg)

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Census Timeline

Source: How the 2020 Census will invite everyone to respond