Census Activities

  • April 2007 – The 2010 Guam Census Interagency Committee determines the “Subjects” for the Census questionnaire which will be sent to the Population and Housing experts at the Census Bureau for review.
  • September/October 2007 – The “Subjects” for the Guam Census questionnaire are finalized.
  • December 2007 – The Director of the U.S. Census Bureau will send a letter to the Governor of Guam for his concurrence on the 2010 Census “Subjects”.
  • April 2008 – The Population and Housing Division at the Census Bureau will develop the Census questionnaire “Wording and Proposed Categories” (questionnaire content). The “Wording and Proposed Categories” will be sent to Guam for review and comment.
  • September/October 2008 – The “Wording and Proposed Categories” for the Guam Census questionnaire are finalized.
  • December 2008 – The Director of the Census Bureau will send a letter to the Governor of Guam for his concurrence on the “Wording and Proposed Categories”. The “Wording and Proposed Categories” will then appear in the Federal Register for comment before submittal to the Office of Management and Budget for clearance.
  • Early 2009 – The 2010 Guam Census Interagency Committee begins reviewing the tabulation and dissemination plans for the data. The Committee also helps to publicize and promote participation in the 2010 Census.
  • April 1, 2010 – Census Day