Faith Action Reminder: The 2020 US Census Needs All of Us! - Archived

The 2020 US Census will be ending soon. Have you signed up? Remind your friends and family to sign up right away!

Hawaii’s share of federal funding for programs, including the following, are determined by Hawaii’s Census count:

  • Medicare 
  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance (SNAP)
  • Medicaid
  • Emergency Services such as fire and ambulance
  • School lunches
  • School educational services and programs

In addition, the Census determines the number of representatives Hawaii can send to Congress.

As of Sept. 1, only 61.8% of Hawaii’s households have self-responded. We must get closer to 100%!

If you have not signed up, please do it now.  To respond online, click You can respond in any of 13 languages.

To respond by phone, call 1-844-330-2020 (English).

For help with questions about the 2020 Census (including phone help available in other languages), visit