Population Censuses' Datasets

The United Nations Statistics Division collects from all the National Statistical Offices several population censuses' datasets. The data are collected via the Demographic Yearbook census questionnaires. The censuses' datasets reported by the National Statistical Offices for the censuses conducted worldwide during the period 1995 - Present are available below.


Additional Info

Data Frequency annual
Temporal Coverage Start 1995
Status Active
Spatial Coverage World
Mode Database
Data Type census
Category official statistics

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