Welcome to the 2020 Census Questionnaire
Why does the United States Government depend on an accurate Census? Why is that important to You and Your Community?
Federal funds, grants and support to states, counties and communities are based on population totals and breakdowns by sex, age, race and other factors. Your community benefits the most when the census counts everyone. When you respond to the census, you help your community gets its fair share of the more than $675 billion per year in federal funds spent on schools, hospitals, roads, public works and other vital programs.
What questions are going to be asked on the Census 2020 questionnaire?
What does the Census Bureau do to help people who speak languages other than English?
What is the state of North Carolina doing to plan for Census 2020?
Several organizations within North Carolina are providing educational resources and other assistance to encourage every person in North Carolina to be counted.
What about kids? Kids count too!
Here's a song about being counted in North Carolina. Sing along
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What efforts are being made in Mecklenburg County to make sure every one of us is counted?
Mecklenburg County has several Complete Count Committees which work with local stakeholders and media to educate the public about Census 2020, encourage participation, and facilitate survey access, particularly among traditionally hard-to-count populations.
The Census 2020 questionnaire can be completed online. What if I don't have a computer or Internet?
The Charlotte Mecklenburg Library has 20 locations. Each branch has free Wi-Fi if an individual wants to use their own device to access the Census 2020 questionnaire. During branch closures, the Wi-Fi signal is extended at each branch to reach the perimeter of the facility.
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