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Turkey Population and Housing Census 2000


General Info
Original or alternative title 
2000 Genel Nüfus Sayimi Nüfusun Sosyal ve Ekonomik Nitelikleri
Türkiye (TUR)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
10/2000 - 10/2000
Data type
  • De facto
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural 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 2000 Turkey Census was conducted on October 22, 2000, and the questionnaire covered both household and individual characteristics. Institutionalized populations including dormitories, military quarters, prisons, hospitals, and hotel were enumerated during this census.