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U.S. Census: Census Questionnaires

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Important Information about HIstorical Census Statistics

This book examines census information, such as instructions to enumerators. These instructions led to undercounting women and misrepresenting women's occupational status.

Census of Population & Housing Questionnaires

The Federal Census has been taken every 10 years since 1790.

The questions asked differ for each census.

2010 Census Questionnaire

From: Selected Appendixes: 2010, Summary Population and Housing Characteristics, 2010 Census of Population and Housing (CPH-1-A), page D-1.

Questionnaires, 1990 and Before

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