Census Clerk Resume

[First Name] [Last Name]

Contact Address: [street]

[Country] [City] [State/Province] [Zip Code]

Contact Number: (012)-345-6789

Email Address: [[email protected]]

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Career Objective:

To work as a census clerk for a public agency and help in collecting, processing, and analysis of census data.

Summary of Skills:

  • Experience in collecting and processing census data
  • Excellent record keeping, and statistical analysis skills
  • Ability to operate computer and in verbal and written communication
  • Superior coordination, interpersonal, and organizational skills
  • Skilled in using telephone, photocopier, and other office equipment
  • Ability to interview residents and convince them on reasons for survey

Work Experience:

Census Clerk
Census Bureau, Hendersonville, NC
March 2012 – Present

  • Canvassing assigned areas and collecting demographic information
  • Supporting the census managers in performing their functions proficiently
  • Collecting a list of residents to be questioned during the census survey along with the area details and distributing these details among all survey officers
  • Ensuring that all voluntary members filling forms accurately and ascertaining all sections on the form are filled properly
  • Gathering and processing census data and performing record keeping activities
  • Responding to doubts and queries raised by the survey officers and resolving their questions
  • Instructing volunteers on the procedures and regulations to be followed during the census survey and providing them with the plans and directives

Census Clerk
OTCMS, Hendersonville, NC
June 2011 – February 2012

  • Conducted demographic survey, and documented reports
  • Researched assigned areas and prepared plans in covering them
  • Conducted residents’ interviews and filled census forms according to the information provided
  • Verified household addresses and ensured details are correct and complete
  • Corrected discrepancies in census data as necessary before submitting the report
  • Supervised the work of data entry operators in entering, compiling and formatting the collected data
  • Performed functions of typing, filing, compilation and operating computers, telephones, copiers and fax machines, as the need be
  • Made certain that all the surveyed families have received receipts and acknowledgment from the volunteers


  • High School Diploma
    St. Xavier High School, Hendersonville, NC
  • Associate Degree in Political Science
    ABC University, Hendersonville, NC


On request.