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Zambia Census 1990 - IPUMS


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Zambia Census of Population, Housing and Agriculture 1990
Zambia (ZMB)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
08/1990 - 09/1990
Data type
  • De facto
  • De jure
  • Household
  • Interview
  • Nationally 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 1990 Zambia census day was August 20, 1990. A 10% sample of households from the census (787,461 individuals) is available through IPUMS International at the University of Minnesota. Refer to the IPUMS website for guidelines on citing database versions.