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America Counts: Stories Behind the Numbers

For starters, it costs the State of Kansas and Kansas communities $2,082 per year for 10 years for every person not counted.

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PREPARING FOR THE 2020 CENSUS

Kansas springtime means race days at the Kansas Speedway and visitors from all over rally behind the need for speed. The Kansas Complete Count Committee thinks that's not a bad time to get Kansans to rally for their future as well. 

Every Kansan Counts

Counting Dollars for 2020

In FY2016, Kansas received $6,054,507,586 through 55 federal spending programs guided by data derived from the 2010 Census.


Why counting matters?

For starters, it costs the State of Kansas and Kansas communities $2,082 per year for 10 years for every person not counted. If 1,000 Kansans are not counted, we lose $15,390,000.

Also, the Census determines political representation in the Kansas and Washington D.C.

The federal government will rely on data from the 2020 Census to guide the distribution of federal funding to states, localities, and households across the nation. The impact of the accuracy of the 2020 Census on the fair, equitable distribution of these funds.

Click through the US Census Website to discover information about your community.

GET Involved

HOW KANSAS COMMUNITIES ARE GETTING INVOLVED

The Census Bureau’s State Complete Count Committee (SCCC) program encourages states to enter into partnership with the Census Bureau either by executive order or legislation.

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Contribute to the Census

Census Bureau jobs in Kansas are listed in two places:

2020Census.gov - Enumerator, address canvassor, etc. are listed here

USAJobs.gov - Partnership positions are listed here


Census Executive Order


Read the Executive Order establishing the Kansas Complete Count Committee.

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Census Executive Order


Read the Executive Order establishing the Kansas Complete Count Committee.

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Contact Us

Emily Kelley Kansas Census Committee Email

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