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Egypt Population and Housing Census 1960

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General Info
Geography 
Egypt (EGY)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
09/1960 - 09/1960
Data type
Census:
  • De facto
  • Nationally representative
Summary 

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 Egypt 1960 census was the 8th census conducted in Egypt. It was originally planned for 1958, but was delayed due to political issues and circumstances from the Suez Canal situation.

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Citation
Suggested citation 
Department of Statistics and Censuses (Egypt). Egypt Population and Housing Census 1960.