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Census Bureau: Over 85% of households have been counted nationwide

Posted Sept. 14, 2020

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The U.S. Census Bureau has begun to release daily 2020 Census housing unit completion rates, including the 2020 Census self-response rate and nonresponse follow-up completion rate.

So far, 85.7% of housing units have been accounted for in the 2020 Census, with 20.4% counted by census takers and other field data collection operations, and 65.3% of housing units responding online, by phone or by mail.

In Texas, 61.4% of households have self-responded, and 28.7% have been counted in follow-up efforts, for a total of 90%.

When more households self-respond to the census, census takers will have fewer households to visit. It has never been easier to respond to the census on your own, whether online, over the phone or by mail. More than 95 million households in the country have responded on their own so far.

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