Census (disambiguation)

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*[[DRC Census|Democratic Republic of the Congo]]  
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**[[Ghana 1982-1984 Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1982-1984]]
== Asia  ==
== Asia  ==

Revision as of 15:57, 31 August 2012

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".






North America

South America

Non-geographic jurisdictions