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Dominican Republic Census 1970 - IPUMS


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Censo Nacional e Poblacion y Habitacion 1970
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/1970 - 01/1970
Data type
  • De facto
  • Household
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural 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 1970 Dominican Republic census day was January 1, 1970. A 6.8% sample of households from the census (272,090 individuals) is available through IPUMS International at the University of Minnesota. Refer to the IPUMS website for guidelines on citing database versions.

Suggested citation 

National Statistics Office (Dominican Republic), Minnesota Population Center. Dominican Republic Census 1970 from the Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, International: [Machine-readable database]. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota.