Common Cause Illinois

People can respond online to the U.S. Census for the first time in 2020.
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About a third of Illinois households still need to fill out their 2020 census forms, according to the U.S. Census Bureau .

U.S. Census Bureau

As Illinois prepares for the 2020 census count, leaders of the state census office said they’re focusing on getting correct information out to communities, in particular clearing up confusion about job qualifications for census enumerators, the use of online forms and the timeline for the decennial count.