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Fiji Population and Housing Census 1986 - IPUMS


General Info
Fiji (FJI)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
08/1986 - 08/1986
Data type
  • De facto
  • Household
  • 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 1986 Fiji de facto census collected data through face-to-face interviews. The census day was August 31, 1986. A 10% self-weighted sample of households from the census (72,158 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 1986 from the Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, International: [Machine-readable database]. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota, 2013