The Ghana Statistical Service has released a timetable for the conduct of 2021 Population and Housing Census which will commence on the 13th of June,2021.
The 2021 Population and Housing Census will be in three phases starting from 13th June-11th July 2021.
In a press statement released, Ghana Statistical Service encourages Ghanaians to partake in this exercise. All persons are to provide the necessary information to the officers who will come around. They advises Ghanaians to allow them to be counted and provide the officers with correct answers. This will aid in the decision making for better development in the country.
Moreover, Ghana Statistical Service assured Ghanaians of confidentiality to all information which will be provided. They cautioned Ghanaians to ensure that all Census Officers are in their census jacket.
“Ensure census officers are in census jacket, and demand their introductory letter or ID card.”
*Phases of 2021 PHC*
*13th June, 2021*
1. Numbering of buildings with CHALK (chalking)
2. Asking questions of the house including number of people in the house ( listing of structures)
*28th June- 11th July 2021*
4. Personal information including living conditions ( enumeration)
NOTE:All information are *CONFIDENTIAL*
Ensure census officers are in census jacket, and demand their introductory letter or ID card.
2021 Population and Housing Census: You Count, Get Counted