Ukraine to conduct census in 2023

Ukraine to conduct census in 2023

The Cabinet of Ministers has decided to conduct an all-Ukrainian population census in 2023.

The relevant resolution on holding the census was approved at a government’s meeting on Wednesday, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.

“The adoption of the resolution will provide the necessary legal basis for the all-Ukrainian census, the results of which will be a source of information for the formation of state policy on economic and social development of Ukraine, budget policy, as well as for short- and long-term demographic forecasts," Minister of the Cabinet Ministers Oleh Nemchinov wrote on Telegram.

According to him, the next All-Ukrainian census should provide objective information on the quantitative and qualitative composition of the population as a whole and at all levels of its administrative and territorial structure.

Nemchinov noted that the census is of great economic and socio-political importance and requires careful preparation. According to the previous resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers (as of April 9, 2008, No.581-r), the census was scheduled for 2020. "But at present the implementation of the planned preparatory measures, given the quarantine restrictions and the real possibilities of financial security in the relevant budget period, becomes impossible. Therefore, it was decided to postpone the census to 2023," the minister added.


Let’s get started read our news at facebook messenger > > > Click here for subscribe

While citing and using any materials on the Internet, links to the website not lower than the first paragraph are mandatory. In addition, citing the translated materials of foreign media outlets is possible only if there is a link to the website and to the website of a foreign media outlet. Citing and using materials in offline media, mobile apps, Smart TV are allowed only with written permission from Ukrinform. News and publications marked as "Advertisement" and "PR" and articles in the section "Releases" include promoted content, and an advertiser is responsible for the content.

© 2015-2021 Ukrinform. All rights reserved.

Website design Studio Laconica

Extended searchHide extended search
By period: