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A library of videos to assist the English-speaking community in learning about the 2020 Census.

Minnesotans Count: Census 101 in English

Why should I fill out the census and how does it work? Learn the answers to those questions and more in these English-language videos. This content is available in three length formats: 1) teaser, 2) short, 3) full form.
Minnesotans Count Teaser: Census 101 in English
Length: 0:39 Direct Link
Our teaser video.
Minnesotans Count Short: Census 101 in English
Length: 2:00 Direct Link
Our short video.
Minnesotans Count LongForm: Census 101 in English
Length: 3:45 Direct Link
Our long form video.

Census 102: Confidentiality in Our Bones

The nuts and bolts of census safety: How it’s done, what the information is used for and how you’re protected.
Census 102: Confidentiality in Our Bones
Length: 4:12 Direct Link
The nuts and bolts of census safety: How it’s done, what the information is used for and how you’re protected.

Minnesota Could Be a Big Loser in 2020

Minnesota is on the verge of losing representation in the U.S. Congress. But what does that have to do with the 2020 Census? Here is how the census determines political representation and why Minnesotans are at risk of losing a representative.
Minnesota Could Be a Big Loser in 2020
Length: 2:00 Direct Link
Minnesota is on the verge of losing representation in the U.S. Congress. But what does that have to do with the 2020 Census? Here is how the census determines political representation and why Minnesotans are at risk of losing a representative.

How Confidential Is the Census?

How do I know my personal information safe when I respond to the 2020 Census? Who has access to it? Get your answers here.
How Confidential Is the Census?
Length: 2:00 Direct Link
How do I know my personal information safe when I respond to the 2020 Census? Who has access to it? Get your answers here.

Why the Census Matters to College Students

Funding for college students, political representation, and local infrastructure is all at stake for colleges and students in 2020 Census. This content is available in three length formats: 1) teaser, 2) short, 3) full form.
Teaser - Why the Census Matters to College Students
Length: 0:33 Direct Link
Our teaser video.
Short - Why the Census Matters to College Students
Length: 2:00 Direct Link
Our short video.
Long Form - Why the Census Matters to College Students
Length: 3:34 Direct Link
Our long form video.

Census Day is April 1, 2020!

Census Day is April 1, 2020 all around the United States, but learn how it’s going to impact your community here in Minnesota. Get ready for the big day and join neighbors around the state in making sure we all count!
Census Day is April 1, 2020!
Length: 1:30 Direct Link
Census Day is April 1, 2020 all around the United States, but learn how it’s going to impact your community here in Minnesota. Get ready for the big day and join neighbors around the state in making sure we all count!

Address Canvassing Video

Learn about Census address canvassing from St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter and City Council Member Mitra Jalali Nelson.
Address Canvassing
Length: 1:41 Direct Link
Learn about Census address canvassing from St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter and City Council Member Mitra Jalali Nelson.

Shape Minnesota’s future, be counted in the 2020 Census - English

The future of MN will be shaped by the 2020 Census. Learn more about the process with these English-language videos. This content is available in three length formats: 1) teaser, 2) short, 3) full form.
Teaser: Shape Minnesota’s future, be counted in the 2020 Census - English
Length: 0:30 Direct Link
Our teaser video.
Short: Shape Minnesota’s future, be counted in the 2020 Census - English
Length: 1:33 Direct Link
Our short video.
Long Form: Shape Minnesota’s future, be counted in the 2020 Census - English
Length: 2:07 Direct Link
Our long form video.
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