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Bangladesh Population and Housing Census 2011 - IPUMS


General Info
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
03/2011 - 03/2011
Data type
  • De facto
  • Household
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative

Censuses provide population numbers, household or family size and composition, and information on sex and age distribution. They often include other demographic, economic, and health-related topics as well. The 2011 Bangladesh de facto census collected data through face-to-face interviews. The census day was March 15, 2011. A 5% self-weighted sample of households from the census (7,205,720 individuals) is available through IPUMS International at the University of Minnesota. Refer to the IPUMS website for guidelines on citing database versions.

Publication year 
Suggested citation 

Minnesota Population Center, Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics. Bangladesh Population and Housing Census 2011 from the Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, International: [Machine-readable database]. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota, 2013.