Work with interactive mapping tools from across the Census Bureau.
Collection of audio features and sound bites.
The Census Bureau packages data and information into easy-to-understand visuals.
Browse Census Bureau images.
Read briefs and reports from Census Bureau experts.
Watch Census Bureau vignettes, testimonials, and video files.
Read research analyses from Census Bureau experts.
Developer portal to access services and documentation for the Census Bureau's APIs.
Explore Census Bureau data on your mobile device with interactive tools.
Find a multitude of DVDs, CDs and publications in print by topic.
These external sites provide more data.
Download extraction tools to help you get the in-depth data you need.
Explore Census data with interactive visualizations covering a broad range of topics.
How we provide the best mix of timeliness, relevancy, quality, and cost for the data we collect.
Learn about other opportunities to collaborate with us.
Explore the rich historical background of an organization with roots almost as old as the nation.
Explore prospective positions available at the Census Bureau.
Information about the current field vacancies available at the U.S. Census Bureau Regional Offices.
Discover the latest in Census Bureau data releases, reports, and events.
The Census Bureau's Director writes on how we measure America's people, places and economy.
Find interesting and quirky statistics regarding national celebrations and major events.
Listen to audio files on fun facts, historical figures, and celebrations of the month.
Find media toolkits, advisories, and all the latest Census news.
See what's coming up in releases and reports.
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Provided below are questions received through September 15th, 2003.
- Question:Is the Census Bureau currently evaluating COTS products related to the DRIS contract? If so will contractors have access to the evaluations? When do you anticipate being able to provide results about ongoing COTS evaluations? Does the Census Bureau intend to direct specific COTS products for some or all of the DRIS contract? If yes, please identify which portions of the DRIS contract the Census Bureau expects to require specific COTS products.
- Question:Can the Census Bureau provide a hard copy of all census forms used during the 2000 Decennial Census? Does the Census Bureau expect to change the scanning requirements for the DRIS contract?
Government Response (to questions 1 and 2): We are still defining the scope, high level requirements, and evaluation factors for this acquisition. Until we complete this process, we believe it is premature to respond to your questions. Too much is subject to change.
Please note we do plan to have a Q & A process associated with our vendor conference(s) and the release of the draft and final RFP. This website will publish information about these events as well as future questions and answers. Based on our current schedule, the first opportunity for questions and answers will be in the first quarter of calendar year 2005. If there are any changes to our schedule, they will be noted on the high level schedule posted on this site.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Last Revised: March 17, 2010