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Liberia Census 1974 - IPUMS


General Info
Original or alternative title 
1974 Population and Housing Census
Liberia (LBR)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
02/1974 - 02/1974
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 1974 Liberia census day was February 1, 1974. A 10% sample of households from the census (150,256 individuals) is available through IPUMS International at the University of Minnesota. Refer to the IPUMS website for guidelines on citing database versions.

Suggested citation 

Ministry of Planning and Economic Affairs (Liberia), Minnesota Population Center. Liberia Census 1974 from the Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, International: [Machine-readable database]. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota.