Update Leave, the process of updating addresses and leaving a Census form at each household has been completed in several tribal communities, and tribal citizens are stepping up to the plate to complete the Census.
As of July 8, the U.S. Census Bureau has the following response rates:
- Cochiti, 47.70%
- Kewa, 49.30%
- Nambé, 29.60%
- Santa Ana, 35.4%
- Santa Clara, 25%
- San Ildefonso, 31%
- Zuni, 24%
To check the response rate in your community, go to the Census Bureau's
The NMNCC has also created a
Frequently Asked Questions
on the website to help answer questions, such as what if a form has the wrong address or what is the protocol when Census workers enter the reservation?
The U.S. Census Bureau Tribal Partnership Specialists also have been attending the weekly NMNCC meetings and answering various questions, or going back to the Bureau to find the answers.