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El Salvador Population and Housing Census 2007


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Censos Nacionales VI de Población y V de Vivienda
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
05/2007 - 05/2007
Data type
  • De jure
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally 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 2007 El Salvador de jure census collected data through face-to-face interviews on the subjects of housing, household demographics, employment, education, migration, disability, household deaths, and fertility.

Suggested citation 
General Administration of Statistics and Censuses (El Salvador), Ministry of Economy (El Salvador). El Salvador Population and Housing Census 2007.