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Arab Population and Housing Censuses

The website of the Arab Population and Housing Censuses (APHC) is a knowledge base of census methodological materials, questionnaires, guidance to countries on implementation population census according to the international standards and recommendations. It contains information about the implementation status of population censuses in the Arab countries.

The website also provides information on national and regional activities related to population and housing census in the Arab countries. In addition, it includes a list of national, regional and international experts in population and housing censuses in order to enable countries to make use of their expertise.

Contact Us:

ESCWA Statistics Division
Attn: Demographic and Social Statistics
Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia
UN House, Riad el Solh, P.O.Box: 11-8575
Beirut, Lebanon 

Phone: +961 1 981 301
Fax: +961 1 981 510
E-mails: 
Demographic and Social Statistics section: lubbad@un.org
 
Arab Census

Country Year Producer Questionnairs
Algeria 1998
2008
National Office of Statistics Questionnaire1998  (FR / AR)
Questionnaire2008-1 (FR / AR)
Questionnaire2008-2 (FR / AR)
Bahrain 2001
2010
Information & eGovernment Authority Questionnaire2001 (AR)
Questionnaire2010  (EN / AR)
Comoros 1991
2003
2017
National Institute of Statistics and Economic and Demographic Studies  
Djibouti 2009 Ministry of Economics and Finance Questionnaire2009(Fr)
Egypt 1996
2006
2017
Central Agency for Public mobilization and Statistics
 

 

Questionnaire1996 (EN)
Questionnaire 1996 (AR)
Questionnaire2006-1 (EN)
Questionnaire2006-2 (EN)
Questionnaire2006-3 (EN)
Questionnaire 2006 (AR)
Iraq 1997 Central Statistical Organization Questionnaire1997
Questionnaire1997 (AR)
Jordan 2004
2015
Department of Statistics Questionnaire2004-1  (EN / AR)
Questionnaire2004-2  (EN / AR)
Questionnaire2004-3  (EN / AR)
Questionnaire2004-4  (EN / AR)
Questionnaire2004-5  (EN / AR)
Questionnaire2015 (EN)

 

Kuwait 1995
2011
Central Statistical Bureau Questionnaire1995
Questionnaire1995 (AR)
 
Lebanon 1932 Central Administration of Statistics  
Libya 2006 Bureau of Statistics and Census  
Mauritania 1988
2000

2013

National Statistical Office Questionnaire2000 (FR)

Questionnaire2013 (FR)

Morocco 2004
2014
Haut-Commissariat au plan

 

Questionnaire2004-1
Questionnaire2004-2 (FR)
Questionnaire2004-1 (AR)
Questionnaire2004-2 (AR)
Questionnaire du RGPH 2014

 

Oman 1993
2003
2010
National Center for Statistics and Information Questionnaire2003
Questionnaire2003-1 (AR)
Questionnaire2003-2 (AR)
Questionnaire2010
Palestine 1997
2007
2017
Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics Questionnaire1997
Questionnaire1997 (AR)
Questionnaire2007
Questionnaire2007 (AR)
Building, Housing Units and Households Questionnaire 2017
Establishments Questionnaire 2017
Household and Housing Conditions Questionnaire 2017
Qatar 1986
1997
2004
2010
2015
Planning and Statistics Authority Questionnaire1986
Questionnaire2004
Questionnaire2004 (AR)
Questionnaire2010
Questionnaire2010 (AR)
 
Saudi Arabia 1974
1992
2004
2010
General Authority for Statistics Questionnaire2010 (AR)
Somalia 1987 Directorate of National Statistics  
The Sudan 2008 National Bureau of Statistics Questionnaire2008 (AR)
Questionnaire2008-1
Questionnaire2008-2
Syrian Arab Republic 2004 Central Bureau of Statistics Questionnaire2004 (AR)
Tunisia 2004
2014
Institut National de la Statistique Questionnaire2004 (AR)
Questionnaire2004 (FR)
Questionnaire2014 (FR)
United Arab Emirates 2005 National Bureau of Statitics Questionnaire2005
Yemen 2004 Central Statistical Organization Questionnaire2004 (AR)
Questionnaire2004