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Mozambique Population and Housing Census 2007


General Info
Original or alternative title 
III Recenseamento Geral da População e Habitação
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
09/2007 - 09/2007
Data type
  • Household
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally 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 Mozambique Population and Housing Census 2007 took place September 16-30 and covered 33,290 households. The total population at the time of the census was 20,226,296, including 10,491,618 females and 9,734,678 males.

Suggested citation 
National Institute of Statistics (INE) (Mozambique). Mozambique Population and Housing Census 2007.