Census (disambiguation)

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<br> A '''census''' is a statistical count of the population of a country taken for the purpose of accurate government representation, tax collection and military purposes.
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Census records give valuable genealogical information about your ancestors including: names of family members, residence, year and sometimes month of birth, birthplace, and occupation.
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''You may be interested in seeing the video tutorial at FamilySearch Learning Center, ''[https://www.familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/ancestors-season-2-census-records/179 ''"Ancestors Season 2: Census Records"'']''.''<br>
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== Africa  ==
 
== Africa  ==
  
*[[DRC Census|Democratic Republic of the Congo]]
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*[[DRC Census|Democratic Republic of the Congo]]
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*Ghana
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**[[Ghana, Census 1982-1984 (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1982-1984]]
  
 
== Asia  ==
 
== Asia  ==
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*[[France Census|France]]  
 
*[[France Census|France]]  
 
*[[Germany Census|Germany]]  
 
*[[Germany Census|Germany]]  
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**[[Baden Grossherzogtum (grand duchy) Census|Baden Grossherzogtum]]
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**[[Bayern (Bavaria)Königreich (kingdom) Census|Bayern Königreich]]
 
**[[Mecklenburg Census Information|Mecklenburg]]  
 
**[[Mecklenburg Census Information|Mecklenburg]]  
 
***[[Mecklenburg-Schwerin – Herzogtum (duchy)Census|Herzogtum]]  
 
***[[Mecklenburg-Schwerin – Herzogtum (duchy)Census|Herzogtum]]  
 
**[[Prussia-Hannover Census|Prussia-Hannover]]  
 
**[[Prussia-Hannover Census|Prussia-Hannover]]  
 
**[[Prussia-Schlesien Census|Prussia-Schlesien]]  
 
**[[Prussia-Schlesien Census|Prussia-Schlesien]]  
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**[[Sachsen (Saxony)Königreich (kingdom) Census|Sachsen Königreich]]
 
**[[Census Schleswig-Holstein|Schleswig-Holstein]]  
 
**[[Census Schleswig-Holstein|Schleswig-Holstein]]  
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**[[Württemberg-Königreich (kingdom) Census|Württemberg-Königreich]]
 
*[[Greece Census|Greece]]  
 
*[[Greece Census|Greece]]  
 
*[[Hungary Census|Hungary]]  
 
*[[Hungary Census|Hungary]]  
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*Iceland
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**[[Icelandic Census Headings 1703|1703 headings]]
 
*[[Ireland Census|Ireland]]  
 
*[[Ireland Census|Ireland]]  
 
**[[Ireland Census Substitutes|Substitutes]]  
 
**[[Ireland Census Substitutes|Substitutes]]  
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*[[Italy Census|Italy]]  
 
*[[Italy Census|Italy]]  
 
*[[Netherlands Census|Netherlands]]  
 
*[[Netherlands Census|Netherlands]]  
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**[[Fryslân or Friesland Census|Fryslân]]
 
**[[Groningen Census|Groningen]]  
 
**[[Groningen Census|Groningen]]  
 
*[[Norway Census|Norway]]  
 
*[[Norway Census|Norway]]  
 
**[[Norway 1875 Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1875]]  
 
**[[Norway 1875 Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1875]]  
 
*[[Poland Census|Poland]]  
 
*[[Poland Census|Poland]]  
*[[Romania:Census|Romania]]  
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*[[Romania Census|Romania]]  
 
*[[Scandinavia: Census Records|Scandinavia]]  
 
*[[Scandinavia: Census Records|Scandinavia]]  
 
*[[Slovakia Census|Slovakia]]  
 
*[[Slovakia Census|Slovakia]]  
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***[[Somerset Census|Somerset]]  
 
***[[Somerset Census|Somerset]]  
 
***[[Staffordshire Census|Staffordshire]]  
 
***[[Staffordshire Census|Staffordshire]]  
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****[[Staffordshire Census Surname|Surname index]]
 
***[[Suffolk Census|Suffolk]]  
 
***[[Suffolk Census|Suffolk]]  
 
***[[Surrey Census|Surrey]]  
 
***[[Surrey Census|Surrey]]  
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*[[Canada Census|Canada]]  
 
*[[Canada Census|Canada]]  
 
**[[How Canadian National Censuses Are Organized|Organization]]  
 
**[[How Canadian National Censuses Are Organized|Organization]]  
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**By year:
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***[[Canada Census 1851 Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1851]]
 
**By province:  
 
**By province:  
 
***[[Alberta Census|Alberta]]  
 
***[[Alberta Census|Alberta]]  
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***[[Manitoba Census|Manitoba]]  
 
***[[Manitoba Census|Manitoba]]  
 
***[[New Brunswick Census|New Brunswick]]  
 
***[[New Brunswick Census|New Brunswick]]  
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****[[New Brunswick 1861 Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1861]]
 
***[[Nova Scotia Census|Nova Scotia]]  
 
***[[Nova Scotia Census|Nova Scotia]]  
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****[[Nova Scotia Census 1861 Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1861]]
 
***[[Ontario Census|Ontario]]  
 
***[[Ontario Census|Ontario]]  
 
****[[Ontario Census 1861 (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1861]]  
 
****[[Ontario Census 1861 (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1861]]  
 
***[[Prince Edward Island Census|Prince Edward Island]]  
 
***[[Prince Edward Island Census|Prince Edward Island]]  
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****[[Prince Edward Island Census 1861 (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1861]]
 
***[[Quebec Census|Quebec]]  
 
***[[Quebec Census|Quebec]]  
****[[1861 Québec Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1861]]  
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****[[Quebec Census, 1861 (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1861]]  
 
***[[Saskatchewan Census|Saskatchewan]]  
 
***[[Saskatchewan Census|Saskatchewan]]  
 
*[[Cuba Census|Cuba]]  
 
*[[Cuba Census|Cuba]]  
 
*Guatemala  
 
*Guatemala  
**[[Guatemala Colonial Censuses (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Colonial]]  
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**[[Central America, Colonial Census Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Colonial]]  
 
*[[Mexico Census|Mexico]]  
 
*[[Mexico Census|Mexico]]  
 
**[[Mexico 1930 Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1930]]  
 
**[[Mexico 1930 Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1930]]  
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***[[American Indian Census Rolls|American Indian Rolls]]  
 
***[[American Indian Census Rolls|American Indian Rolls]]  
 
***[[United States Census Church|Church]]  
 
***[[United States Census Church|Church]]  
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***[[United States Census Defective Schedules|Defective schedules]]
 
***[[United States Census Indian Schedules|Indian schedules]]  
 
***[[United States Census Indian Schedules|Indian schedules]]  
 
***[[United States Census Institutions|Institutions]]  
 
***[[United States Census Institutions|Institutions]]  
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***[[United States Census Manufacturing Schedules|Manufacturing schedules]]
 
***[[United States Census Mortality Schedules|Mortality schedules]]  
 
***[[United States Census Mortality Schedules|Mortality schedules]]  
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****[[U.S. Census Mortality Schedule, 1880|1880]]
 
***[[Native American Census|Native American]]  
 
***[[Native American Census|Native American]]  
 
***[[United States School Censuses|School censuses]]  
 
***[[United States School Censuses|School censuses]]  
 
***[[United States Census Slave Schedules|Slave schedules]]  
 
***[[United States Census Slave Schedules|Slave schedules]]  
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****[[U.S. Census Slave Schedule, 1860|1860]]
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***[[United States Census Social Statistics Schedules|Social statistics schedules]]
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***[[US Military Census Records|U.S. military]]
 
***[[United States Census Veterans Schedules|Veteran schedules]]  
 
***[[United States Census Veterans Schedules|Veteran schedules]]  
 
***[[United States Census Colonial|Colonial]]  
 
***[[United States Census Colonial|Colonial]]  
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***[[United States Census 1920|1920]]  
 
***[[United States Census 1920|1920]]  
 
***[[United States Census 1930|1930]]  
 
***[[United States Census 1930|1930]]  
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***[https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/United_States_Census_1940 1940]
 
**[[United States Census State Censuses|State censuses]]  
 
**[[United States Census State Censuses|State censuses]]  
 
***{{USscen|Alabama}}  
 
***{{USscen|Alabama}}  
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***{{USscen|District of Columbia}}  
 
***{{USscen|District of Columbia}}  
 
***{{USscen|Florida}}  
 
***{{USscen|Florida}}  
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****[[Florida 1885 State Census Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1885]]
 
***{{USscen|Georgia}}  
 
***{{USscen|Georgia}}  
 
***{{USscen|Hawaii}}  
 
***{{USscen|Hawaii}}  
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***{{USscen|Indiana}}  
 
***{{USscen|Indiana}}  
 
***{{USscen|Iowa}}  
 
***{{USscen|Iowa}}  
***{{USscen|Kansas}}
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***{{USscen|Kansas}}  
***{{USscen|Kentucky}}
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***{{USscen|Kentucky}}  
***{{USscen|Louisiana}}
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***{{USscen|Louisiana}}  
***{{USscen|Maine}}
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***{{USscen|Maine}}  
***{{USscen|Maryland}}
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***{{USscen|Maryland}}  
***{{USscen|Massachusetts}}
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***{{USscen|Massachusetts}}  
***{{USscen|Michigan}}
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****[[Massachusetts 1855 State Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1855]]
***{{USscen|Minnesota}}
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****[[Massachusetts 1865 State Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1865]]
****[[Minnesota State Census 1885|1885]]  
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***{{USscen|Michigan}}  
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***{{USscen|Minnesota}}  
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****[[Minnesota 1875 State Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1875]]
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****[[Minnesota 1885 State Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1885]]  
 
****[[Minnesota 1895 State Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1895]]  
 
****[[Minnesota 1895 State Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1895]]  
***{{USscen|Mississippi}}
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***{{USscen|Mississippi}}  
***{{USscen|Missouri}}
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***{{USscen|Missouri}}  
***{{USscen|Montana}}
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***{{USscen|Montana}}  
***{{USscen|Nebraska}}
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***{{USscen|Nebraska}}  
***{{USscen|Nevada}}
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***{{USscen|Nevada}}  
***{{USscen|New Hampshire}}
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***{{USscen|New Hampshire}}  
 
****[[New Hampshire Colonial Census|Colonial]]  
 
****[[New Hampshire Colonial Census|Colonial]]  
***{{USscen|New Jersey}}
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***{{USscen|New Jersey}}  
***{{USscen|New Mexico}}
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***{{USscen|New Mexico}}  
***{{USscen|New York}}
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***{{USscen|New York}}  
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****[[New York 1865 State Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1865]]
 
****[[New York 1905 State Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1905]]  
 
****[[New York 1905 State Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1905]]  
***{{USscen|North Carolina}}
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****New York City
***{{USscen|North Dakota}}
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*****[[1890 police census for NYC, NY|1890 police census]]
***{{USscen|Ohio}}
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***{{USscen|North Carolina}}  
***{{USscen|Oklahoma}}
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***{{USscen|North Dakota}}  
***{{USscen|Oregon}}
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***{{USscen|Ohio}}  
***{{USscen|Pennsylvania}}
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***{{USscen|Oklahoma}}  
***{{USscen|Rhode Island}}
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***{{USscen|Oregon}}  
***{{USscen|South Carolina}}
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***{{USscen|Pennsylvania}}  
***{{USscen|South Dakota}}
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***{{USscen|Rhode Island}}  
***{{USscen|Tennessee}}
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****[[Rhode Island 1935 Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1935]]
***{{USscen|Texas}}
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***{{USscen|South Carolina}}  
***{{USscen|Utah}}
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***{{USscen|South Dakota}}  
***{{USscen|Vermont}}
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***{{USscen|Tennessee}}  
***{{USscen|Virginia}}
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***{{USscen|Texas}}  
***{{USscen|Washington}}
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***{{USscen|Utah}}  
***{{USscen|West Virginia}}
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***{{USscen|Vermont}}  
***{{USscen|Wisconsin}}
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***{{USscen|Virginia}}  
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***{{USscen|Washington}}  
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***{{USscen|West Virginia}}  
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***{{USscen|Wisconsin}}  
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****[[Wisconsin 1885 State Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1885]]
 
***{{USscen|Wyoming}}
 
***{{USscen|Wyoming}}
  
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*[[Argentina Census|Argentina]]  
 
*[[Argentina Census|Argentina]]  
 
**[[Argentina 1869 Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1869]]  
 
**[[Argentina 1869 Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1869]]  
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**[[Argentina, 1895 Census Population Schedules (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1895]]
 
*[[Brazil Census|Brazil]]  
 
*[[Brazil Census|Brazil]]  
 
*[[Chile Census|Chile]]  
 
*[[Chile Census|Chile]]  
 
*[[Peru Census|Peru]]  
 
*[[Peru Census|Peru]]  
*[[Suriname:Census|Suriname]]
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*[[Suriname Census|Suriname]]
  
 
== Non-geographic jurisdictions  ==
 
== Non-geographic jurisdictions  ==
  
*[[Church Census|Church]]
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*Church  
 
**[[LDS Census|LDS]]
 
**[[LDS Census|LDS]]
  
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[[Category:Census]]

Revision as of 22:05, 9 March 2013


A census is a statistical count of the population of a country taken for the purpose of accurate government representation, tax collection and military purposes.

Census records give valuable genealogical information about your ancestors including: names of family members, residence, year and sometimes month of birth, birthplace, and occupation.

You may be interested in seeing the video tutorial at FamilySearch Learning Center, "Ancestors Season 2: Census Records".

Contents

Africa

Asia

Australasia

Europe

North America

South America

Non-geographic jurisdictions