Demographic Yearbook

Population Censuses' Datasets (1995 - Present)

The United Nations Statistics Division collects from all the National Statistical Offices several population censuses’ datasets. The data are collected via the Demographic Yearbook census questionnaires. The censuses’ datasets reported by the National Statistical Offices for the censuses conducted worldwide during the period 1995 – Present are available below.
 
 Basic population characteristics
Data
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Population by sex and urban/rural residence
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Population by age, sex and urban/rural residence
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City population by sex, city and city type
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Female population by age, number of children ever born alive and urban/rural residence
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Female population by age, number of children living and urban/rural residence
 
 Educational characteristics
Data
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Population 5 to 24 years of age by school attendance, single years of age, sex and urban/rural residence
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Population by literacy, age, sex and urban/rural residence
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Population 15 years of age and over by educational attainment, age and sex
 
 Ethnocultural characteristics
Data
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Population by national and/or ethnic group, sex and urban/rural residence
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Population by language, sex and urban/rural residence
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Population by religion, sex and urban/rural residence
 
 Migrant stock
Data
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Native and foreign-born population by age and sex
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Foreign-born population by country/area of birth, age and sex
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Foreign-born population 15 years of age or over by country/area of birth, educational attainment and sex
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Population by citizenship status, age and sex
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Foreign population (non-citizens) by country of citizenship, age and sex
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Foreign population (non-citizens) 15 years of age or over by country of citizenship, educational attainment and sex
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Economically active foreign-born population by occupation, age and sex
 
 Household characteristics
Data
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Population by type of living quarters, age and sex
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Population in households by type of household, age and sex
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Population in households by type of household, age and sex of head of household or other reference member
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Population in households by relation to head of household or other reference member and by age and sex
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Households by type of household, age and sex of head of household or other reference member
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Households by age and sex of head of household or other reference member and by size of household 
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Households by type of household and sex and marital status of head of household or other reference member   
 
 Economic characteristics
Data
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Population by activity status, age, sex and urban/rural residence
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Population not economically active by functional category, age and sex
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Employed population by status in employment, age and sex
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Employed population by industry, age and sex
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Employed population by occupation, age and sex
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Employed population by status in employment, industry and sex
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Employed population by status in employment, occupation and sex
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Employed population by marital status, age and sex