Following a brief overview of the history and community of Portuguese speakers in the U.S., this report describes the methods employed in this field study of NRFU respondents from this community in two locations in Southern New England with large concentrations of Portuguese speakers. This is followed by a discussion of our findings and finally by recommendations for improving future NRFU coverage amongst Portuguese speakers.
Isabel Rodrigues, Yuling Pan, and Stephen Lubkemann . (2013). Observing Census Enumeration of Non-English Speaking Households in 2010 Census: Portuguese Report. Center for Survey Measurement Study Series (Survey Methodology #2013-15). U.S. Census Bureau. Available online at <http://www.census.gov/srd/papers/pdf/ssm2013-15.pdf>.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Research and Methodology Directorate, Center for Survey Measurement
Published online: June 4, 2013
Last revised: June 4, 2013