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The 2020 Census Detailed Operational Plan for the Security, Privacy, and Confidentiality
operation (SPC) is intended for use by U.S. Census Bureau managers, staff, contractors, and
other internal and external stakeholders working on the 2020 Census. The document provides a
high level description of the production support processes for the 2020 Census SPC operation
and includes a summary of the operational processes involved, their inputs, outputs and controls,
and the basic mechanisms employed to conduct the operational work.

Anticipated uses of this document include the following:

  • Communication – Documents operational design details for internal and external
  • Planning – Documents planning assumptions and key milestones.
  • Staffing – Documents staffing needs and strategies.

This document complements the 2020 Census Operational Plan, which presents the 2020 Census
operational design and covers all operations required to execute the 2020 Census, starting with
precensus address and geographic feature updates and ending once census data products are
disseminated and coverage and quality are measured.

This document will be updated over time to reflect changes in strategies that result from 2020
Census planning, research, and testing activities.

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