Technical Guidance: Post Enumeration Surveys in Population and Housing Censuses

Publication Date: July 2019
Author: UNFPA

This technical brief provides an overview on assessing the quality of data collected in a census. It details common methods and errors found in post-enumeration quality assessment. It also offers examples from countries that have embarked on a post-enumeration survey. 

Related content

News
A new data dashboard released by UNFPA yesterday shows that young women face the greatest risk of intimate partner violence. Yet partner violence is rampant around the world, and older women are not immune, the new tool reveals.
Resources
For countries proceeding with the 2020 census during the COVID-19 pandemic, the priority is to reduce the risk of transmission for all census personnel, and the general public. A key component of reducing the risk of transmission is the procurement and use of Personal Protective...
News
Viet Nam has released the world’s first culturally validated follow-up research on violence against women. Progress is slow, the results show.

Pages

We use cookies and other identifiers to help improve your online experience. By using our website you agree to this. To learn more, including how to change your settings, see our cookies policy.

X