PBS BRIEFS FINANCE MINISTER ON 2ND PHASE OF CENSUS

Date: 
27-04-2017


The Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) on 27th April, 2017 briefed Finance Minister, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar on second phase of Population and Housing Census, 2017. The Chief Statistician, PBS Asif Bajwa during a meeting, which was chaired by the minister, apprised the participants that second phase of the census which commenced on 25th April would cover 88 districts throughout the country and continue till May 24.In the second phase twin cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi along with federally administered tribal areas (FATA) would also be covered. The second phase, he said was progressing smoothly and in accordance with the schedule.