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Guatemala Population and Housing Census 1973 - IPUMS


General Info
Original or alternative title 
III Housing Census and VIII Population Census of 1973
Guatemala (GTM)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
03/1973 - 03/1973
Data type
  • De jure
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The 1973 Guatemala de jure census collected data through face-to-face interviews on housing, household demographics, employment, education, and fertility. The census day was March 26, 1973 and field work was carried out March 26-April 7. A 5.5% sample of households from the census (289,446 individuals) is available through IPUMS International at the University of Minnesota. Refer to the IPUMS website for guidelines on citing database versions.