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Haiti Population and Housing Census 1971 - IPUMS


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Recensement General de la Population du Logement et de l'Agriculture de 1971
Haiti (HTI)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
08/1971 - 08/1971
Data type
  • De jure
  • 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 1971 Haiti de jure census collected data through face-to-face interviews. The census day was August 16, 1971. A 10% self-weighted sample of households from the census (434,869 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, Haitian Institute of Statistics and Informatics, Latin American and Caribbean Demographic Center (CELADE). Haiti Population and Housing Census 1971 from the Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, International: [Machine-readable database]. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota, 2013