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Haiti Population and Housing Census 1971 - IPUMS


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Recensement General de la Population du Logement et de l'Agriculture de 1971
Haiti (HTI)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
08/1971 - 08/1971
Data type
  • 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 1971 Haiti de jure census collected data through face-to-face interviews. The census day was August 16, 1971. A 10% self-weighted sample of households from the census (434,869 individuals) is available through IPUMS International at the University of Minnesota. Refer to the IPUMS website for guidelines on citing database versions.