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Dominican Republic Census 1981 - IPUMS


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Censo Nacional de Poblacion y Vivienda 1981
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
12/1981 - 12/1981
Data type
  • De facto
  • Household
  • Interview
  • Nationally 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 1981 Dominican Republic census day was December 13, 1981. A 8.5% sample of households from the census (475,829 individuals) is available through IPUMS International at the University of Minnesota. Refer to the IPUMS website for guidelines on citing database versions.