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United States of Mexico
National Institute of Statistics
Geography and Information

XI General Census of Population and Dwellings, 1990

This is the [ __ ] form of [ __ ] used to take the census of this dwelling.

State or federal entity ____ [ _ _ _ ]
Municipality or delegation ____ [ _ _ _ ]
Code of AGEB [ _ _ - ]
Page in the packet [ _ _ _ ]

Page of the dwelling [ _ _ ]
Location [ _ _ _ _ ]
Block number [ _ _ _ ]

Name of the Leader of the census takers
Name of the census taker

Address of the dwelling
Street, avenue, alley, highway, road ____
Exterior number ____
Interior number ____
Colony (neighborhood or sub-division) ____

Identification of the dwelling

How many dwellings are in this lot or land?

Type of dwelling. Identify: Mark only one circle with an X

[ ] 1 Individual house
[ ] 2 Apartment in a building or tenement
[ ] 3 Rented room
[ ] 4 Mobile home
[ ] 5 Shelter

Characteristics of the dwelling

1. Walls

What material are most of the outer walls made of in this dwelling? Mark with an X one circle only.

[ ] 1 Cardboard sheet
[ ] 2 Reed, bamboo or palm
[ ] 3 Clay or clay covered sticks
[ ] 4 Wood
[ ] 5 Metal or asbestos sheets
[ ] 6 Adobe
[ ] 7 Brick, block, stone or cement
[ ] 8 Not specified

2. Roof

What material is the majority roof of the dwelling made of? Mark with an X one circle only.

[ ] 1 Cardboard sheet
[ ] 2 Palm, tejamanil, or wood
[ ] 3 Metal or asbestos sheet
[ ] 4 Tile
[ ] 5 Concrete block or brick
[ ] 6 Other materials

3. Floors

What material is the majority of the floor made of in the dwelling? Mark with an X one circle only.

[ ] 1 Dirt
[ ] 2 Cement or similar
[ ] 3 Wood, tile or other covering

4. Number of Rooms

How many rooms in this dwelling are used for sleeping?

_____ (Write the number)

In all how many rooms are there in the dwelling not counting the hallways or bathrooms?

_____(Write the number)

5. Kitchen

Does this dwelling have a room for cooking? Mark with an X one circle only.

[ ] 1 Yes
[ ] 2 No

If the answer is yes, ask:

Do people sleep in the room for cooking? Mark with an X one circle only.

[ ] 3 Yes
[ ] 4 No

6. Toilet

Does this dwelling have a toilet? Mark with an X one circle only.

[ ] 1 Yes
[ ] 2 No

If the answer is yes, ask:

Does the toilet have running water? Mark with an X one circle only.

[ ] 3 Yes
[ ] 4 No

7. Running Water

Do the occupants of this dwelling have access to running water?
Mark with an X one circle only.

[ ] 1 Inside the dwelling
[ ] 2 Outside the dwelling but on the land
[ ] 3 From a public faucet or hydrant
[ ] 4 No access to running water

8. Wastewater Drainage

Does this dwelling have drains? Mark with an X one circle only.

[ ] 1 Connected to the sewer in the street
[ ] 2 Connected to a septic tank
[ ] 3 A drain on the ground, to a river or a lake
[ ] 4 No drain

9. Electricity

Is there and electrical light in this dwelling? Mark with an X one circle only.

[ ] 1 Yes
[ ] 2 No

10. Fuel

What fuel is most commonly used for cooking food in this dwelling?
Mark with an X one circle only.

[ ] 1 Wood or charcoal
[ ] 2 Petroleum
[ ] 3 Natural gas
[ ] 4 Electricity

11. Ownership

This dwelling is: Mark with an X one circle only.

[ ] 1 Owned
[ ] 2 Rented
[ ] 3 In other situation

12. Number of persons in the dwelling

How many persons normally live in this dwelling including small children and the elderly?

_____(Write the number)

13. Families or groups in the dwelling

In the dwelling are there families or groups of persons that cook and purchase their food separately? Mark with an X one circle only.

[ ] 1 Yes
[ ] 2 No

If the answer is yes, ask:

Counting your family how many families or groups cook or purchase their food separately?

_____Write the answer

14. List of persons

Give the names and last names of all the persons that normally live in this dwelling, beginning with the head of household. If there is more than one family or group of persons put them in order always beginning with the head of household for each group
Mark with and X the head of the household.

Person 1 ____ (Write the name and last names)

[Persons 1 through 10]

If there are more than ten persons in the dwelling use another form continue with the list and ask the questions for each one of them

Person number 1 in the list
Now I am going to ask about:

_____Write the name and last names

1. Relationship

What is the relationship with the head of household for this person:
Mark with an X one circle only.

[ ] 1 Head of household
[ ] 2 Spouse or companion
[ ] 3 Son or daughter
[ ] 4 Servant
[ ] 5 No relationship
[ ] 6 Other relationship?
_____Write the relationship

[ ] 7 The person is alone

2. Sex. Mark with an X one circle only.

[ ] 1 Man
[ ] 2 Woman

3. Age

How many years has this person completed?

_____Write the number

If this person is less than one year old. Mark with an X

[ ] 0

4. Place of birth

In what state of the Republic of Mexico was this person born? Mark with an X

[ ] 1 Here in this state

In another state:
_____(Write the name of the state)


In another country
_____(Write the name of the country)

Ask only if this person is five years old or more

5. Place of previous residence

Five years ago, in 1985, in what state of the Republic did you live? Mark with an X

Here in this state [ ] 1

In another state
_____Write the name of the state


In another country
_____Write the name of the country

6. Indigenous language

Does this person speak an indigenous language? Mark with an X one circle only.

[ ] 1 Yes
[ ] 2 No

If the answer is yes, ask:

What indigenous language does the person speak?

_____Write the name of the language

Does the person also speak Spanish? Mark with an X one circle only.

[ ] 3 Yes
[ ] 4 No

7. Religion

What is the religion of this person? Mark with an X one circle only.

[ ] 1 None
[ ] 2 Catholic
[ ] 3 Protestant or Evangelical
[ ] 4 Jewish
[ ] 5 Other

8. Literacy

Does this person know how to read and write a message?
Mark with an X one circle only.

[ ] 1 Yes
[ ] 2 No

9. School Attendance

Does this person go to school? Mark with an X one circle only.

[ ] 1 Yes
[ ] 2 No

10. Schooling

Has this person passed or completed any grade or year of studies?
Mark with an X one circle only.

[ ] 1 Yes
[ ] 2 No

If the answer is yes ask:

How many grades or years did the person pass in: (Write the number)

Pre-school or kindergarten

_____ years

Elementary

_____years

Technical or commercial studies after finishing elementary school

_____ years

Secondary school

_____years

Technical or commercial studies after finishing secondary

_____ years

College preparatory

_____ years

Teacher training

_____ years

Professional

_____ years

What is the name of the course of study?

_____Write the name of the course of study

Post-graduate

_____years

Continue with the questions for person number one in the list

Ask only if the person is twelve years old or more

11. Number of children

For women who are twelve years old or more

Have you had a son or daughter born alive? Mark with an X one circle only.

[ ] 1 Yes
[ ] 2 No

If the answer is yes ask:

In all how many sons or daughters have you had born alive?

_____Write the number

How many are currently alive?

_____ Write the number

12. Civil Status

What is the current civil status of this person? Mark with an X one circle only.

[ ] 1 Consensual union
[ ] 2 Married with civil and religious ceremonies
[ ] 3 Married only with civil marriage
[ ] 4 Married only with religious ceremony
[ ] 5 Separated
[ ] 6 Divorced
[ ] 7 Widowed
[ ] 8 Single

13. Principal activity

Last week, this person: Mark with an X one circle only.

[ ] 1 Worked
[ ] 2 Had a job but didn't work
[ ] 3 Looked for work
[ ] 4 Is a student
[ ] 5 Does housework
[ ] 6 Retired
[ ] 7 Permanently incapacitated to work
[ ] 8 Didn't work for other reasons

If the answer was worked [ ] 1 or had a job but didn't work [ ] 2, ask the following questions:

14. Principal Occupation

What is the job or title that the person has in their main work?

_____Write the name

What are the tasks or functions that the person does at work?

_____ Write the task

15. Situation of work

This person at work is: Mark with an X one circle only.

[ ] 1 Employee or worker
[ ] 2 Day laborer or farm hand
[ ] 3 Self employed
[ ] 4 Boss or business person
[ ] 5 Works without pay in the family business or land

16. Hours

How many total hours did the person work last week?

_____Write the number

17. Economic Activity

What is the main activity of the business, land, company, institution or place where the person worked?

_____Write the activity

Where did the person work?

For example: One the land, in a factory, in a mechanic's shop

_____ Write where the person worked.

18. Income

How much does this person earn for their work? Write the number for only one answer

_____ Weekly
_____ For two weeks
_____ Monthly
_____ Yearly
[ ] No Income (Mark with an X)

Continue with person two and so on.