The delay, introduced Saturday, will additional compress the timetable to depend all People. The method is scheduled to finish Aug. 14 to satisfy a authorized deadline that requires outcomes be delivered by Dec. 31. The depend was initially scheduled to finish July 31.
The delay continues a freeze on the hiring and coaching of tens of hundreds of employees in preparation for the most important section of the census, a canvass this summer season of hundreds of thousands of properties that haven’t responded.
Mailed invites to finish the census reached most households earlier this month. By way of Friday, 32% had responded on-line, by telephone or by mail.