Your information is Protected

Your answers on the census are only reported in statistical data to help determine for 55 federal programs. 

The funding will help maintain roads, libraries, schools, public parks, and arts and cultural programs. 

The U.S. Census Bureau is committed to keeping your answers safe. Staff members face up to five years in prison and/or a $250,000 fine for violating their oath to maintain your privacy. 

Learn more about your privacy protections HERE.