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Liberia Census 2008 - IPUMS


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Liberia 2008 Population and Housing Census
Liberia (LBR)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
03/2008 - 03/2008
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 2008 Liberia census days were March 21-30, 2008. 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 

Liberia Institute for Statistics and Geo-information Services (LISGIS), Minnesota Population Center. Liberia Census 2008 from the Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, International: [Machine-readable database]. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota.