Author Archives: U.S. Census Bureau

On the Road in New Mexico

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Written by: John H. Thompson Earlier this month I visited New Mexico to participate in the Census Bureau’s fifth tribal consultation meeting this year. These meetings are a key part of our preparations for the 2020 Census, and I’m grateful to the … Continue reading

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Releasing the 2020 Census Operational Plan to Congress and Our Valued Stakeholders

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Written by: John H. Thompson On November 3, I presented the Census Bureau’s operational plan for the 2020 Census – the blueprint by which we’ll conduct the next census – to Congress and the public. I was excited to tell … Continue reading

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World Statistics Day 2015: Better Data. Better Lives.

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Written by: John H. Thompson The United Nations General Assembly designated October 20, 2015 as the second-ever World Statistics Day to highlight the many achievements of national statistical systems across the globe. The U.S. government has a long history of … Continue reading

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U.S. Census Bureau Seeks Input from Tribal Leaders for 2020 Census

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Written by: John H. Thompson Today, Census Bureau officials are meeting with representatives from the Midwest Alliance of Sovereign Tribes in Minnesota to discuss issues that affect American Indian and Alaska Native communities (AIAN) ahead of the 2020 Census. This … Continue reading

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The 2020 Census: The Most Innovative Census in our Nation’s History

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Written by: John H. Thompson Today is a big day in the U.S. Census Bureau’s planning for the 2020 Census – we are unveiling the operational plan for the most innovative and automated census in our nation’s history. The census … Continue reading

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