GAO report on 2020 Census: Initial Enumeration Underway but Readiness for Upcoming Operations Is Mixed

February 12, 2020 – The Census Bureau began its decennial count of the U.S. population in January 2020. The Census Bureau’s early operations are generally on schedule. For example, the Bureau successfully completed address canvassing and opened its call centers. However, it is behind on some of its goals—like recruiting enough workers—and needs to address […]