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Dominican Republic Population and Housing Census 1960

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
Cuarto Censo Nacional de Poblacion 1960
Geography 
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
08/1960 - 08/1960
Data type
Census:
  • De facto
  • Household
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative
Summary 

This is the fourth national census for the Dominican Republic. The country was divided into 25 provinces and the national district and then further subdivided into urban municipal districts and rural sections. The 1960 census was more limited in scope than the 1950 census. Questions excluded in this census from the previous census were place of residence, fertility, education, and languages.

A brief report with tabulations for this census may be available through the library system.

Citation
Suggested citation 
National Statistics Office (Dominican Republic). Dominican Republic Population and Housing Census 1960.