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Rwanda Population and Housing Census 2002


General Info
Original or alternative title 
The General Census of Population and Housing Rwanda: 16-30 August 2002
Rwanda (RWA)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
08/2002 - 08/2002
Data type
  • De facto
  • De jure
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The 2002 Rwanda de facto and de jure census collected data through face-to-face interviews on the subjects of housing, household demographics, employment for those 6 and older, education, migration, disability, and fertility for women 12 and older. The census day was from the night of August 15 to the night of August 16, 2002 and fieldwork continued until August 30.

This source appears in the United Nations Demographic Yearbook.