Comparing the 2020 and 2010 Census Self-response Rates

In mid-March, the United States Census Bureau began publishing self-response rates for the 2020 Census. The self-response rate tracks the number of residents who have responded to the 2020 Census by mail, online, or telephone. It is calculated by subtracting the number of housing units that have responded from the total of housing units solicited. As of July 15, 2020, 56.8% of all households in Arkansas have responded. Although residents