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Greece Population and Housing Census 1971 - IPUMS


General Info
Original or alternative title 
National Population Housing Census 1971
Greece (GRC)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
03/1971 - 03/1971
Data type
  • De facto
  • 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 1971 Greece de facto census collected data through face-to-face interviews on the subjects of housing, household demographics, education, family businesses, and employment. The census day was March 14, 1971. A 10% sample of households from the census (845,473 individuals) is available through IPUMS International at the University of Minnesota. Refer to the IPUMS website for guidelines on citing database versions.

Suggested citation 

National Statistical Service of Greece, Minnesota Population Center. Greece Population and Housing Census 1971 from the Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, International: [Machine-readable database]. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota.