Below is a representative sample of census questions included in the Latin America collection. Please note that not all countries in the Latin America Census Collection ask each of these questions, or to the same level of detail. For country-specific lists of census questions, please contact us.
Demographic: Relationship / Sex / Birth data and age / Marital status / Age at first marriage / Fertility / Mortality
Migration: Place of birth / Citizenship / Duration of residence / Place of previous residence / Year of arrival / Relationship of duration of residence to year of arrival / Usual residence
Social: Literacy / School attendance / Educational attainment / Field of education / Religion / Language / Ethnicity and indigenous peoples / Disability
Economic: Activity status / Time worked / Occupation / Industry / Status in employment / Income / Institutional sector / Employment in informal sector / Place of work
Housing: Living quarters / Location of living quarters / Occupancy status / Ownership / Rooms / Bedrooms / Useful floor space / Water supply system / Drinking water / Toilet / Sewage disposal / Bathing facilities / Kitchen / Fuel used for cooking / Lighting and/or electricity / Solid waste disposal / Heating / Hot water / Piped gas / Use of housing unit / Occupancy by one or more households / Number of occupants / Building type / Year or period of construction / Dwellings in the building / Construction material of outer walls / Construction material of floor, roof / Elevator / Farm building / State of repair / Characteristics of head or other reference member of household / Tenure / Rental and owner-occupant housing costs / Furnished or unfurnished / Information and communications technology devices / Cars / Durable household appliances / Outdoor space
Transportation: Vehicles owned / Primary transportation type