Dear USET/USET SPF Family,
Today, the U.S. Census will be hosting a Tribal Listening Session National Webinar to discuss the Proof of Concept for the 2020 Census Detailed Demographic and Housing Characteristics File A (Detailed DHC-A). The Detailed DHC-A will provide population counts and sex and age statistics for detailed racial and ethnic groups and American Indian and Alaska Native Tribes and Villages. The final Detailed DHC-A based on 2020 Census data is slated for release in August 2023. Census is inviting Tribal Leaders to participate in a Listening Session to provide feedback on the Proof of Concept for the Detailed DHC-A. Census will follow-up with a formal Tribal consultation scheduled for Thursday, February 23, 2023.
Details regarding today’s scheduled Listening Session are as follows—
Details for the scheduled upcoming Tribal consultation are as follows—
For more information on these upcoming events, please view the Dear Tribal Leader Letter by clicking here as well as the supplemental information on the Detailed DHC-A provided by Census by clicking here. Questions regarding these events can be directed to Dee Alexander, Tribal Affairs Coordinator, at (301) 763-9335 or by emailing OCIA.TAO@census.gov.
For more information, please contact Brian Howard, USET SPF Senior Policy Analyst, at firstname.lastname@example.org.