Census Dates for Countries and Areas of North America and Europe: 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)
Albania 9/30/45
9/3/50
10/2/55
10/2/60
4/1/69 1/7/79
4/3/83
4/12/89 4/1/2001 --
Andorra 1948 F
11/54
-- -- 2/1/75 -- -- --
Austria 10/48
6/1/51
3/21/61 5/12/71 5/12/81 5/15/91 5/15/2001 2011 P
Belarus -- 1/15/59 1/15/70 1/17/79 1/12/89 2/16-23/99 2009 P
Belgium 12/31/47 12/31/61 12/31/70 3/1/81 3/1/91 10/1/01 SC 2011 P
Bermuda 10/22/50 10/23/60 10/29/70 5/12/80 5/20/91 5/21-8/31/00  
Bosnia-Herzegovina 3/15/48
3/31/53
3/31/61 3/31/71 3/31/81 3/31/91 -- 2011 P
Bulgaria 12/31/46 12/1/56 12/1/65 12/2/75 12/4/85
12/4/92
3/1/2001 --
Canada 6/1/51 6/1/56
6/1/61
6/1/66
6/1/71
6/1/76
6/3/81
6/3/86
6/4/91
5/14/96
5/15/01
5/06 S
5/11 S
Croatia 3/15/48
3/31/53
3/31/61 3/31/71 3/31/81 3/31/91 3/31/2001 2011 P
Czech Republic 5/22/47
3/1/50
3/1/61 12/1/70 11/1/80 3/3/91 3/1/2001 2011 P
Denmark 6/15/45
11/7/50
10/1/55
9/26/60
9/27/65
11/9/70
7/1/76 R
1/1/81 R
1/1/91 1/1/95:2004 R 2005:14 R P
Estonia -- 1/15/59 1/15/70 1/17/79 1/12/89 3/31/2000 --
Faroe Islands 12/31/45
12/31/50
11/30/55
9/26/60
4/1/66 9/22/77 -- -- --
Finland 12/31/50 12/31/60 12/31/70 12/31/75
11/1/80
11/17/85
12/31/90
12/31/1995
12/31/2000
2005 P
France 3/10/46
5/10/54
3/7/62 3/1/68 2/20/75
3/4/82
3/5/90 3/8/99
1/04 SC
 
Germany -- -- -- -- -- 4/1/95:2003 SC
3/04 SC
4/1/05:14 SC P
--German Democratic Republic 10/29/46
8/31/50
12/31/64 1/1/71 12/31/81 1991 R    
--Germany, Federal Republic of 10/29/46
9/13/50
6/6/61 5/27/70 5/25/87      
Gibraltar 7/3/51 10/3/61 10/6/70 11/9/81 10/14/91 11/12/2001 2011 P
Greece 10/19/47
4/7/51
3/19/61 3/14/71 4/5/81 3/17/91 3/18/01 2011 P
Greenland 12/31/45
12/31/51
12/31/55
12/31/60
12/31/65
12/31/70
10/26/76 -- -- --
Guernsey 12/17/45
4/8/51
4/23/61 4/25/71
4/25/76
4/5/81 3/23/86
4/21/91
4/29/2001 --
Hungary 1/1/49 1/1/60 1/1/70 1/1/80 1/1/90 2/1/2001 --
Iceland 12/1/50 12/1/60
12/1/60:64 R
12/1/65:74 R 12/1/75:84 R 12/1/85:94 R 95:2004 R 2005:14 R P
Ireland 5/12/46
4/8/51
4/8/56
4/9/61
4/17/66
4/18/71
4/1/79
4/5/81
4/13/86
4/21/91
4/28/96
4/28/2002
--
Italy 11/4-5/51 10/15/61 10/24/71 10/25/81 10/20/91 10/21/2001 2011 P
Jersey 12/17/45
4/8/51
4/23/61 4/4/71
4/11/76
4/5/81 3/23/86
3/10/91
-- --
Latvia -- 1/15/59 1/15/70 1/17/79 1/12/89 3/31/2000 --
Liechtenstein 12/1/50 12/1/60 12/1/70 12/2/80 12/4/90 12/5/2000 2010 P
Lithuania -- 1/15/59 1/15/70 1/17/79 1/12/89 4/5-16/01 --
Luxembourg 12/21/47 12/31/60 12/31/66
12/31/70
3/31/81 3/1/91 2/15/01 2011 P
Macedonia 3/15/48
3/31/53
3/31/61 3/31/71 3/31/81 3/31/91
6/20/94
11/1-15/02 --
Malta 6/14/48 11/30/57 11/26/67 -- 11/16/85 11/26/1995 2005 P
Man, Isle of 4/9/51 4/23/61 4/24/66
4/25/71
4/4/76
4/6/81
4/6/86
4/14/91
4/14/96
4/29-30/01
2006 P
Moldova -- 1/15/59 1/15/70 1/17/79 1/12/89 10/5-12/04 --
Monaco 3/10/46
1/4/51
1/4/56
1/31/61
3/20/62
3/1/68 2/20/75
3/4/82
7/23/1990 -- --
Netherlands 5/31/47 5/31/60 2/28/71 -- 1/1/91 1/1/02 --
Norway 12/3/46
12/1/50
11/1/60 11/1/70 11/1/80 11/3/90 11/3/2001 --
Poland 2/14/46
12/3/50
12/6/60 12/8/70 12/7/78 12/6/88 5/21-6/8/02 --
Portugal 12/15/50 12/15/60 12/15/70 3/16/81 4/15/91 3/12/2001 2011 P
Romania 1/25/48 2/21/56 3/15/66 1/5/77 1/7/92 3/18-27/02 2012 P
Russia -- 1/15/59 1/15/70 1/17/79 1/12/89 10/9/2002 2010 S
Saint Pierre and Miquelon 5/1/45
5/14/51
10/15/57
4/20/62
6/12/67 3/9/82 -- 1999 --
San Marino 9/28/47 -- -- 11/30/76 -- -- --
Serbia and Montenegro             --
--Montenegro 3/15/48
3/31/53
3/31/61 3/31/71 3/31/81 3/31/91 11/03  
--Serbia 3/15/48
3/31/53
3/31/61 3/31/71 3/31/81 3/31/91 4/1-15/02  
Slovakia -- -- -- -- 3/3/91 5/26/2001 2011 P
Slovenia 3/15/48
3/31/53
3/31/61 3/31/71 3/31/81 3/31/91 3/31/2002 --
Spain 12/31/50 12/31/60 12/31/70 3/1/81 3/1/91 11/1/2001 2011 P
Sweden 12/31/45
12/31/50
11/1/60 11/1/65
11/1/70
11/1/75
9/15/80
11/1/85
33178
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Switzerland 12/1/50 12/1/60 12/1/70 12/2/80 12/4/90 12/5/2000 2010 P
Ukraine -- 1/15/59 1/15/70 1/17/79 1/12/89 12/5-14/01 --
United Kingdom 4/8/51 4/23/61 4/25/71 4/5-6/81 4/21/91 4/29/2001 2011 P
United States 4/1/50 4/1/60 4/1/70 4/1/80 4/1/90 4/1/00 4/1/10 S

-- 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