Census counts for Hawaiʻi date back to the time of ʻUmialiloa. They provide quantified and increasingly detailed portraits of Hawaiʻi's people over time. Census counts, census data and census data interpretations can be used for a variety of research purposes, including demographic studies, ethnic studies, economic studies and genealogy.
This guide focuses primarily on census data and reports relating to demography and population characteristics. Additional types of counts and tabulations have been conducted by various Hawaiʻi governmental and other entities, and by the U.S. Census Bureau.
This guide offer links and references to Hawaiʻi-related census information. Navigate your way through the guide by using the tabs across the top of each page.