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Sudan Population and Housing Census 2008


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Fifth Sudan Population and housing Census 2008
Sudan [Historical] (SDN) (South Sudan, Sudan)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
04/2008 - 05/2008
Data type
  • De facto
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

The 2008 Sudan census included both a long and short form. In addition to the short form questions on age, sex, nationality, place of birth and state of usual residence, the long form included questions on durable goods and other assets, source of lighting, housing conditions, source of income, migration, education, labor force participation, fertility, mortality, and agriculture.