INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON HOLDING OF 6TH POPULATION AND HOUSING CENSUS

Date: 
25-07-2016

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Government of Pakistan, Statistics Division, Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) is going to hold an International Conference on 25-26 July, 2016 at Islamabad in collaboration with UNFPA on the issues pertaining to holding of 6th Population and Housing Census in the country. Main themes/topics of the conference are as under:-

  1. Security of census field staff and filled-in documents
  2. Legal requirements for usage of census data by various components
  3. Credibility of census data in presence of politically / ethnically charged environment
  4. Holding of census in the presence of Afghan/Aliens living in the country
  5. Conduct of census in phases 
  6. Adoption of revised questionnaire with reduced questions by dropping certain questions, dropping the long form of census operation
  7. Sensitization of General Masses
  8. Census - use of technology