This guide will list some of the resources available at the COD Library that you can use to find information when doing research on Census issues and topics.
Information on the 2020 Census can be found below.
Some interesting background readings can be found here.
Over on the right are some other research tools that you can use to find information.
Be sure to ask for help at the Reference desks if you have questions or problems.
College Success Skills
COD Counseling Help
U.S. Census Bureau
Hagase Contar / Latino Census Count Me In campaign
Illinois 2020 Census website
DuPage County Complete Count Committee
2020 Census Response Rates by state
2020 Census Hard to Count map
Statistical Abstract of the United States. Latest print editions at Ready Reference. Older editions at General HA 202 .U 5 S 93.
Many local public libraries also have programs to help people with the Census, so please check those public library websites.
What is a Census?
Census of Population
Collection of Data on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity
Constitutional Authorization for the Census
Demographics and the LGBTQ Population
Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)
Questions on the Census Form (history of)
Racial and Ethnic Categories
Sampling Research Method
Urban Population and Population Growth
U.S. Bureau of the Census
Why Some Americans Don't Trust the Census
This only searches for web pages in our site.If you're looking for Library materials, use our catalog or databases.