The Report of Organization, formerly the Company Organization Survey, identifies establishments of multi-unit firms, is used to update the Census Bureau's list of businesses, and provides key source data for County Business Patterns and other statistical series.
To report online:
To help you prepare for online reporting, click on the appropriate survey questions and instructions below.
(All files are in Adobe PDF format and are for informational purposes only)
Letters will be available to the public in January 2023.
Title 13, United States Code, Sections 131, 182, 224, and 225, authorizes this collection and requires businesses and other organizations included in the survey to answer the questions and submit a response.
Title 13, United States Code, Section 9, requires the Census Bureau to keep your information CONFIDENTIAL and can use your responses only to produce statistics.
The Census Bureau is not permitted to publicly release your responses in a way that could identify your business, organization, or institution. Per the Federal Cybersecurity Enhancement Act of 2015, your data are protected from cybersecurity risks through screening of the systems that transmit your data.
Below are a few common items you can use to verify the legitimacy of this survey: