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Niger Population and Housing Census 2012


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Recensement Général de la Population et de l’Habitat (RGP / H) de 2012
Niger (NER)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
12/2012 - 12/2012
Data type
  • De facto
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative

The 2012 Niger Population and Housing Census was conducted in December, and was the fourth conducted in the country. Data was collected on household composition and characteristics, as well as sex and age distribution among the different regions. Information on demographic and health-related topics were collected as well. The population total of Niger in 2012 was 17,129,076.

This source appears in the United Nations Demographic Yearbook.