Census Dates for Countries and Areas of Latin America and the Caribbean: 1945 to 2014

Country or area 1950 Round
(1945-54)
1960 Round
(1955-64)
1970 Round
(1965-74)
1980 Round
(1975-84)
1990 Round
(1985-94)
2000 Round
(1995-2004)
2010 Round
(2005-2014)
Anguilla 4/9/46 4/7/60 4/7/70
4/17/74
4/10/84 4/13/92 5/9/2001 --
Antigua and Barbuda 4/9/46 4/7/60 4/7/70 5/1/82 5/28/91 5/28/2001 2011 P
Argentina 5/10/47 9/30/60 9/30/70 10/22/80 5/15/91 11/18/2001 2011 P
Aruba -- -- -- 2/1/81 10/6/91 10/14/2000 --
Bahamas, The 12/6/53 11/15/63 4/7/70 5/12/80 5/2/90 5/1/2000 5/10 P
Barbados 4/9/46 4/7/60 4/7/70 5/12/80 5/2/90 5/1/2000 5/10 P
Belize -- 4/7/60 4/7/70 5/12/80 5/12/91 5/12/2000 5/10 P
Bolivia 9/5/50 F -- -- 9/29/76 6/3/92 9/5/01 --
Brazil 7/1/50 9/1/60 9/1/70 9/1/80 9/1/91 8/1/96 (count)
8/1/2000
--
Cayman Islands 4/9/46 4/7/60 4/7/70 10/8/79 10/15/89 10/10/1999 2009 P
Chile 4/24/52 11/29/60 4/22/70 4/21/82 4/22/92 4/24/2002 4/12 P
Colombia 5/9/50 7/15/64 10/24/73 -- 10/15/85
10/24/93
-- 5/05
Costa Rica 5/22/51 4/1/63 5/14/73 6/10/84 -- 6/26/2000 --
Cuba 1/28/53 -- 9/6/70 9/11/81 -- 9/6/2002 --
Dominica 4/9/46 4/7/60 4/7/70 4/7/81 5/12/91 5/12/2001 5/11 P
Dominican Republic 8/6/50 8/7/60 1/9/70 12/12/81 9/24/93 10/18-20/02 --
Ecuador 11/29/50 F 11/25/62 6/8/74 11/28/82 11/25/90 11/25/2001 --
El Salvador 6/13/50 5/2/61 6/28/71 -- 9/27/92 2002 S --
French Guiana 3/25/46 F 10/9/61 10/16/67 3/9/82 3/15/90 3/8/99 --
Grenada 4/9/46 4/7/60 4/7/70 4/30/81 5/12/91 5/25/01 2011 P
Guadeloupe 7/1/54 10/9/61 10/16/67
10/16/74
3/9/82 3/15/90 3/8/99 --
Guatemala 4/18/50 4/18/64 3/26/73 3/23/81 4/17-30/94 11/24/02 --
Guyana 4/9/46 4/7/60 4/7/70 5/12/80 5/12/91 9/15/02 --
Haiti 8/7/50 F -- 8/31/71 8/30/82 -- 8/7/03 --
Honduras 6/18/50 4/17/61 3/6/74 -- 5/29/88 7/28/01 --
Jamaica 10/53 4/7/60 4/7/70 6/8/82 4/7/91 9/10/01 2011 P
Martinique 5/16/46 10/9/61 10/16/67
10/16/74
3/9/82 3/15/90 3/8/99 --
Mexico 6/6/50 6/8/60 1/28/70 6/4/80 3/12-16/90
10/23-11/18/95
2/7-18/00 2010 P
Montserrat 1946 4/7/60 4/7/70 5/12/80 5/12/91 5/12/2001 2011 P
Netherlands Antilles -- 12/31/60 12/31/71 2/1/81 1/27/92 1/29/2001 --
Nicaragua 5/31/50 4/25/63 4/20/71 -- 7/85 - 3/86 SC 4/25/95 --
Panama 12/10/50 12/11/60 5/10/70 5/2/80 5/13/90 5/14/2000 2010 P
--Panama Canal Zone -- 4/1/60 (by U.S.) 4/1/70 (by U.S.)        
Paraguay 10/28/50 F 10/14/62 7/9/72 7/11/82 8/26/92 8/28/02 2012 P
Peru -- 7/2/61 6/4/72 7/12/81 7/11/93 -- --
Puerto Rico -- 4/1/60 4/1/70 4/1/80 4/1/90 4/1/00 4/1/10 S
Saint Kitts and Nevis 9/4/46 4/7/60 4/7/70 5/12/80 5/12/91 5/14/01 5/11 P
Saint Lucia 9/4/46 4/7/60 4/7/70 5/12/80 5/12/91 5/22/01 5/11 P
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 9/4/46 4/7/60 4/7/70 5/12/80 5/12/91 5/14/01 2011 P
Suriname -- 3/31/64 12/31/71 7/1/80 -- 3/3/03 --
Trinidad and Tobago 4/9/46 4/7/60 4/7/70 5/12/80 5/2/90 5/15/00 5/10 S
Turks and Caicos Islands -- 4/7/60 10/29/70 5/12/80 5/31/90 8/20/01 --
Uruguay -- 10/16/63 -- 5/21/75 10/23/85 5/22/96 --
Venezuela 11/26/50 2/26/61 11/2/71 10/20/81 10/20/90 10/30/01 --
Virgin Islands (US) -- 4/1/60 4/1/70 4/1/80 4/1/90 4/1/00 4/1/10 S
Virgin Islands, British 4/9/46 4/7/60 4/7/70 5/12/80 5/12/91 5/21/2001 2011 P

-- No census listed in this round.
date:date Annual counts between dates
A Administrative census.
S Scheduled; not yet taken or known if taken.
F First full modern census taken.
P Projected based on pattern of census dates.
SC Sample census.
R National registry.


For more information see Census Dates for Countries and Areas of the World: 1945 to 2014