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NEPAL - NATIONAL POPULATION AND HOUSING CENSUS 2011, MARKS 100 YEARS OF CENSUS TAKING IN NEPAL

January 10, 2018

ABSTRACT The objectives of the 2011 Population Census were: a) to develop a set of benchmark data for different purposes, b) to provide distribution of population by demographic, social and economic characteristics. c) to provide data for small administrative areas of the country on population and housing characteristics. d) to provide reliable frames for different types of sample surveys, e) to provide many demographic indicators like birth rates, death rates and migration rates. f) to project population for the coming years. SCOPE HOUSEHOLD: Housing characteristics, ownership on house, type of foundation, type of outer wall, type of roof, Source of drinking water, source of cooking fuel, source of lighting fuel, toilet facilities, household amenities used by household, female member ownership on assets, information about deceased person, information about absentees household members. INDIVIDUAL: Individual characteristics, age, sex, caste/ethnicity, mother tongue, religion, literacy status and level of education, marital status, migration, fertility, economic activity, living arrangement of children. COVERAGE Geographic Coverage National Level, Development Region Level, Ecological belt, Urban and rural, District, Village Development Committee/Municipality, Ward Level Universe The National Popualtion and Housing Census 2011 covere all individuals of each households (usual residents) of Nepal. GET MICRODATA http://cbs.gov.np/nada/index.php/auth/login/?destination=catalog/54/get_microdata