Census.gov Resources for Community Members

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1. Uses-of-Census-Bureau-Data-in-Federal-Funds-Distribution

This document provides detailed information on an updated estimate of the federal funds distributed each year in whole or in part using U.S. Census Bureau data. This paper finds that 132 programs used Census Bureau data to distribute more than $675 billion in funds during fiscal year 2015.

2. Design for Census 2020:

This graphic shows the flow for Census 2020.  This census will the first to rely primarily on internet based census data submissions. The challenges this poses are no small issue and communities of African descent must be prepared to adequately address them.