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Fiji Population and Housing Census 1966 - IPUMS


General Info
Fiji (FJI)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
09/1966 - 09/1966
Data type
  • De facto
  • Individual
  • 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 1966 Fiji de facto census collected data through face-to-face interviews. The census day was September 12, 1966. A 10% self-weighted sample of households from the census (47,579 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, Bureau of Statistics (Fiji). Fiji Population and Housing Census 1966 from the Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, International: [Machine-readable database]. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota, 2013