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Colombia Population and Housing Census 2018


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Censo Nacional De Población Y Vivienda - CNPV 2018
Colombia (COL)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
04/2018 - 04/2018
Data type
  • De jure
  • Household
  • Individual
  • 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 population at the time of enumeration was 42,748,584 residents, which broke down to 48.6% male and 51.4% female.