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Mauritania Population and Housing Census 2013

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
Recensement Général de la Population et de l’Habitat (RGPH2013)
Geography 
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
03/2013 - 04/2013
Data type
Census:
  • Household
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative
Summary 

The 2013 Mauritania Census of Population and Housing was conducted by the National Office of Statistics. The questionnaire covered a variety of demographic and socioeconomic characteristics, as well as questions on disability, household deaths, and their causes. The total population of Mauritania in 2013 was enumerated at 3,387,868.

Citation
Suggested citation 
Ministry of Economic Affairs and Development (Mauritania), National Office of Statistics (Mauritania). Mauritania Population and Housing Census 2013.