Population and Housing Census 2019, Mini-Census 2019
The 2019 Nauru mini census was carried out to update statistics on the population and the socio-economic situation of all persons living in private households in Nauru. Furthermore, the data collected in this census will be used as a sampling frame for future surveys that will be conducted in the country.
Kind of Data
Census/enumeration data [cen]
Version 01: Cleaned, labelled and de-identified version of the Master file.
Unit of Analysis
Household and Individual.
Producers and sponsors
Authoring entity/Primary investigators
Nauru Bureau of Statistics
Ministry of Finance
Government of Nauru
SPC's Division of Fisheries, Aquaculture and Marine Ecosystems
Statistics for Development Division
Pacific Community (SPC)
Dates of Data Collection (YYYY/MM/DD)
Mode of data collection
Computer Assisted Personal Interview [capi]
Type of Research Instrument
The questionnaire was developped in English using the World Bank software called Survey Solutions.
The questionnaire is dividied into 4 main sections which are:
- Household ID and Building Type: identification of the household;
-Person Roster: questions related to household members (=individual characteristics, education, economic activities, disability);
-Agriculture, Fisheries, Livestock and Aquaculture: questions related to these activities by household members;
-Household: questions related to dwelling characteristics (=materials used for the dwelling, water storage).
There are also 3 categories that are for the interviewers' use:
-Geographic Information + Photo;
-Appendices: interviewer instructions and EA categories;
-Legend: legend and structure of information in the questionnaire.
"Nauru Bureau of Statistics, Population and Housing Census 2019 (PHC 2019), Version 01 of the licensed dataset (Janurary 2020), provided by the Microdata Library. https://microdata.pacificdata.org/index.php/home"
Disclaimer and copyrights
The user of the data acknowledges that the original collector of the data, the authorized distributor of the data, and the relevant funding agency bear no responsibility for use of the data or for interpretations or inferences based upon such uses.