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Indonesia Population and Housing Census 1980


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Sensus Penduduk 1980
Indonesia (IDN)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
10/1980 - 10/1980
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 1980 Indonesia census collected data through face-to-face interviews on the subjects of housing, household demographics, employment, education, fertility, disability, health status, and contraceptive use. The census day was October 31.

Suggested citation 
Central Bureau of Statistics (Indonesia). Indonesia Population and Housing Census 1980.