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Puerto Rico Population and Housing Census 1980


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Censo de Puerto Rico 1980
Puerto Rico
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
04/1980 - 04/1980
Data type
  • De jure
  • Subnationally representative

The 1980 Puerto Rico de jure census collected data through face-to-face interviews on subjects of housing, household demographics, education, migration, employment, income, and fertility. A long form questionnaire was completed by 50% of the housing units in areas with a population under 2,500 and one-sixth of other housing units. The census day was April 1, 1980.

This source appears in the United Nations Demographic Yearbook.