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Mexico General Population Census 1970

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
IX Censo General de Población 1970
Geography 
Mexico (MEX)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/1970 - 01/1970
Data type
Census:
  • De jure
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural 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 1970 Mexico de jure census collected data through direct enumeration on the subjects of housing, household demographics, employment for those 12 and older, education, migration, and fertility for women 12 and older. Questions about daily food intake and footwear were also included. The census day was January 28, 1970.

Citation
Suggested citation 
Department of Statistics (Mexico). Mexico General Population Census 1970.