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Zambia Census 1990 - IPUMS


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Zambia Census of Population, Housing and Agriculture 1990
Zambia (ZMB)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
08/1990 - 09/1990
Data type
  • De facto
  • 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 1990 Zambia census day was August 20, 1990. A 10% sample of households from the census (787,461 individuals) is available through IPUMS International at the University of Minnesota. Refer to the IPUMS website for guidelines on citing database versions.

Suggested citation 

Central Statistical Office (Zambia), Minnesota Population Center. Zambia Census 1990 from the Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, International: [Machine-readable database]. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota.