2020 Census Response Rate Tracker

Posted on Mar 23, 2020 in Decennial Census, Main, Whats New Releases

As of May 22, 2020, 54.6% of Hawaii’s households have responded to the 2020 Census.  Hawaii’s self-response rate is ranked 41st in the nation among the states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico, with about 320,000 of Hawaii households responding so far.

Many people with P.O. Boxes in Hawaii have not yet received their Census questionnaire.  The Census Bureau is currently asking households who have not yet received their invitations to wait until their invitations arrive in June before filling out their census forms online or over the phone, especially for households that have Rural Route addresses.

Geography 2020 Response Rate*
United States59.9%
State of Hawaii54.6%
Hawaii County33.9%
Honolulu County62.3%
Kalawao County5.0%
Kauai County43.0%
Maui County44.8%

* As of May 22, 2020. The response rate is the percentage of all households that have responded to the 2020 Census so far. It is a preliminary figure that will differ from the final response rate because it includes vacant housing units.

Select your geography in the blue drop down bar on the right.  Map created by the CUNY Mapping Service at the Center for Urban Research, CUNY Graduate Center. See the full map at www.censushardtocountmaps2020.us