Queering the Census to Make Sure All LGBTQI People Are Counted

The History: LGBTQI People & the Census

The Problem: A Lack of Data Makes Research, Evidence-Based Policymaking, and Civil Rights Enforcement Harder

That means that unless the 2030 Census includes these questions, five in six LGBTQ people will not be counted.

Looking Ahead to 2030: Making Sure LGBTQI People Are Counted

What You Can Do

  1. Email the Census Bureau at DCMD.2030.Research@census.gov. Please include “FRN Response” in the subject line.
  2. Go online to the online submission form. Then, click the green button “Submit a Formal Comment.”



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