The U.S. Census Bureau is working to ensure everyone, including young children, is counted in the 2020 Census.
Free Resources to Keep Kids Learning Amid School Closures
Toolkits that include valuable resources for parents and guardians to use at home with students from pre-K through high school.
Census Highlights Efforts to Count Every Child in the 2020 Census
The U.S. Census Bureau hosted an event to highlight efforts to ensure all young children are counted in the 2020 Census.
Counting Young Children in Censuses and Surveys
There is a well-documented undercount of children ages 4 and under in population censuses. Societies as varied as China, South Africa, Laos, the former Soviet Union, and Canada experience a high net undercount of young children.