National Population Census of China


National population censuses are performed in China every ten years by the National Bureau of Statistics and the resulting data from national and regional levels represents a rich bank of social data.

The last population census (NPCC) was the 7th national population census  from 2020 and this new website for the NPCC now contains the previous census and 4 titles and 8 volumes with national data. Most of the  local  surveys will be uploaded in the following month before the end of the year.

The interface and main titles are available in English and Chinese version.

PLEASE NOTE:  In the English interface of the website you are asked to login when trying to download a file – just click on IP login and you will get the file. The company is working on the problem. If you go to the Chinese interface of the website there are no problems with downloads  and more of the local surveys are already available.


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National Population Census of China

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