Three Ways to Participate in the 2020 Census
Responding to the 2020 Census is critical to ensure that Alaska receives its full share of federal funding for programs and local public services for the next 10 years. Every Alaskan Counts.
- It’s quick and easy. The 2020 Census questionnaire will take about 10 minutes to complete.
- It’s safe, secure, and confidential. Your information and privacy are protected.
- Your response helps to direct billions of dollars in federal funds to local communities for schools, roads, and other public services.
- Results from the 2020 Census will be used to determine the number of seats each state has in Congress and your political representation at all levels of government.
There are three ways to participate in the Census:
Mail: You should have received a letter in the mail to complete and return.
Phone: The 2020 Census can be completed by phone. The number for English speakers to call is
844-330-2020. Phone lines are open every day from
7 a.m. to 2 a.m. Eastern Time.