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Liberia Census 2008 - IPUMS


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Liberia 2008 Population and Housing Census
Liberia (LBR)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
03/2008 - 03/2008
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 2008 Liberia census days were March 21-30, 2008. A 10% sample of households from the census (150,256 individuals) is available through IPUMS International at the University of Minnesota. Refer to the IPUMS website for guidelines on citing database versions.