definition of census

2 Types of the census

Census is the process of collecting, compiling, and publishing demographic, economic, and social data pertaining to specified time or times to all people in the country or territory. Census can be classified according to time interval it takes from one census to another or approach of undertaking the census. Classification of census according to the …

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Sources uses and interpretation of population data

Sources, uses and interpretation of population data

POPULATION DATA means information on population. Or is the information pertaining to population and relate directly to some economic, social, and demographic matters. SOURCES OF POPULATION DATA There are two basic sources of population data, There are Primary sources and Secondary sources. Primary sources, this is a source of population data which is obtained directly …

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7 reasons why the government of Tanzania carries census

7 reasons why the government of Tanzania carries census

what is the census? CENSUS is the process of collecting, compiling, and publishing demographic, economic, and social data pertaining to a specific time or times to all persons in the country or delineated territory.   The following are the reasons why government of Tanzania should carry out population census: To determine total population. census involve counting …

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