How Will 2020 Census Data Be Used? – A New PSA

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How Will 2020 Census Data Be Used?


How Will 2020 Census Data Be Used?

The results of the 2020 Census are critically important because this once-a-decade census data helps businesses, researchers, and communities make decisions. The data can help inform where your community needs a new fire department, more funding for school lunches, or new roads. Watch this new Public Service Announcement (PSA) by the U.S. Census Bureau to learn more about how census data helps inform funding for things that impact your community.

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The Census Bureau provides resources to help ensure partners and stakeholders have the tools they need to effectively engage their communities.

PSAs are an effective way to educate the public about the importance of the 2020 Census and why participation matters. The PSA Toolkit enables partners and stakeholders to access produced PSAs or create their own using pre-approved messages.

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More PSAs are coming your way. Stay tuned for How Does the 2020 Census Affect Representation?


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About the Census Bureau

We serve as the nation’s leading provider of quality data about its people and economy. The Census Bureau is the federal government's largest statistical agency. We are a scientific organization focused on data. Policy-makers, businesses, and the public use our information to make far-reaching decisions.