The 2020 Census Memorandum Series documents significant decisions, actions, and accomplishments of the 2020 Census Program for the purpose of informing stakeholders, coordinating interdivisional efforts, and documenting important historical changes.
A memorandum generally will be added to this series for any decision or documentation that meets the following criteria:
1. A major program level decision that will affect the overall design or have significant effect on the 2020 Census operations or systems.
2. A major policy decision or change that will affect the overall design or significantly impact the 2020 Census operations or systems.
3. A report that documents the research and testing for the 2020 Census operations or systems.
Memorandum 2022.07: Data Products and Dissemination Operation Updates
This memorandum documents specific updates made to the Data Products and Dissemination operation (DPD) since the release of the Detailed Operational Plan.
Memorandum 2022.06: The Design of the PES for the 2020 Census
This memorandum releases to the public a planning document, originally finalized in 2019 as an internal document.
Memorandum 2022.05: Release of the 2020 Census Operational Plan v5.0
This memorandum documents the release of version 5.0 of the 2020 Census Operational Plan.
Memorandum 2022.04: Forms Printing and Distribution Operation updates
This memorandum documents updates that have been made to the Forms Printing and Distribution (FPD) operation since the release of the detailed operational plan.
Memorandum 2022.03: Consistency of Data Products and Formal Privacy Methods for the 2020 Census
This memorandum releases the Consistency of Data Products and Formal Privacy Methods for the 2020 Census report authored by the JASON group.
Memorandum 2022.02: Geographic Programs Operation, Geo. Delineations updates
This memorandum documents specific updates that have been made to the plan for the Geographic Programs Operation (GEOP)—Geographic Delineations (GD) component.