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.  
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.  
 
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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*[[DRC Census|Democratic Republic of the Congo]]  
 
*[[DRC Census|Democratic Republic of the Congo]]  
 
*Ghana  
 
*Ghana  
**[[Ghana 1982-1984 Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1982-1984]]
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**[[Ghana, Census 1982-1984 (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1982-1984]]
  
 
== Asia  ==
 
== Asia  ==
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**[[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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****[[Prince Edward Island Census 1861 (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1861]]  
 
****[[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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*[[Chile Census|Chile]]  
 
*[[Chile Census|Chile]]  
 
*[[Peru Census|Peru]]  
 
*[[Peru Census|Peru]]  
*[[Suriname:Census|Suriname]]
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== Non-geographic jurisdictions  ==
 
== Non-geographic jurisdictions  ==
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**[[LDS Census|LDS]]
 
**[[LDS Census|LDS]]
  
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Revision as of 15:35, 10 December 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".

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