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Kenya Population Census 1979

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General Info
Geography 
Kenya (KEN)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
08/1979 - 08/1979
Data type
Census:
  • De facto
  • Household
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
Summary 

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 1979 Kenya de facto census collected data through face-to-face interviews. The census day was August 24, 1979. 

Citation
Suggested citation 
Central Bureau of Statistics (Kenya). Kenya Population Census 1979. Nairobi, Kenya: Central Bureau of Statistics (Kenya).