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Bolivia Population and Housing Census 1976


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Censo Nacional de Población y Vivienda 1976
Bolivia (BOL)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
07/1976 - 07/1976
Data type
  • De facto
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural 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 1976 Bolivia de facto census was the first census in the country since 1950. Data was collected through face-to-face interviews on housing, household demographics, employment for individuals 7 and older, education, migration, and fertility for women 12 and older. The census day was July 10, 1976

This source appears in the United Nations Demographic Yearbook.