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When will census records be available?

According to the "72-Year Rule," the National Archives releases census records to the general public 72 years after Census Day. As a result, the 1930 census records were released April 1, 2002, and the 1940 records were released April 2, 2012. The 1950 census records will be released in April 2022.

Native Hawaiian Poster
This poster was designed to encourage Native Hawaiians to participate in the census
and assured them that their responses would remain confidential.

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Census History Staff | Last Revised: March 28, 2014