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Kenya Population and Housing Census 2009 - IPUMS


General Info
Original or alternative title 
2009 Kenya Population and Housing Census
Kenya (KEN)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
08/2009 - 08/2009
Data type
  • De facto
  • 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 2009 Kenya de facto census collected data through face-to-face interviews. The census days were August 24-25, 2009. A 10% sample of households from the census (3,841,935 individuals) is available through IPUMS International at the University of Minnesota. Refer to the IPUMS website for guidelines on citing database versions.