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For Immediate Release: Thursday, September 16, 2021

Census Bureau Invites Feedback on Proposed 2020 Census Data Products Beyond Redistricting

Press Release Number CB21-CN.64

SEPT. 16, 2021 — Today, the U.S. Census Bureau released an updated 2020 Census Data Product Planning Crosswalk (Crosswalk). The Crosswalk includes 2020 Census Redistricting Data (Public Law 94-171) Summary File tables and proposed data tables for the 2020 Census Demographic Profile, Demographic and Housing Characteristics File (DHC), and Detailed Demographic and Housing Characteristics File (Detailed DHC).  

The Crosswalk includes: 

  • A proposed list of tables for the 2020 Census, compared to the published list of tables from the 2010 Census,  
  • The proposed lowest levels of geography, 
  • Proposed table shells, and  
  • DHC content changes from the 2010 Census. 

It also provides data users the opportunity to view the list of proposed Detailed DHC tables and table shells for the first time.  

Data users are invited to send feedback on these planned data products to 2020DAS@census.gov through Oct. 22. More information is available in the 2020 Census Data Products newsletter. A webinar will be held Sept. 30 at 3 p.m. (ET) to review the Crosswalk and the proposed changes. Login details will be available at a later date. 




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