2020 census

Census Bureau hopes Siri and Alexa can help it reach hard-to-count populations

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 1 day ago

The agency is teaming up with digital assistant companies to build custom 2020-related integrations.

Satellite data allows Census to validate addresses for 2020 from the comfort of the office

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 1 week ago

Officials say only around 35% of the nation's households remain to be validated in-person.

CenturyLink wins Census contract to help move the 2020 count online

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 2 weeks ago

The company will provide Managed Trusted Internet Protocol Services for the bureau.

If it’s new tech, be sure to test it, GAO tells Census Bureau

by Dave Nyczepir • 4 weeks ago

Otherwise operational problems could go undiscovered and opportunities to refine procedures and systems be lost, officials said at a House hearing.

Census Bureau should set performance goals for new training program, watchdog says

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 1 month ago

The new training is meant to "maximize trainee learning and on the job performance during the 2020 Census." But does it?

Despite new tech in the mix, ‘this isn’t the Census Bureau’s first rodeo’

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 1 month ago

Sen. Ron Johnson says he's "feeling a lot better" about the upcoming decennial headcount.

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