Population and housing census 2010

Year published: 01/06/2012

The 2010 Population and Housing Census (PHC) is the fifth census conducted in Ghana since independence. Previous post-independence censuses were conducted in 1960, 1970, 1984 and 2000. The 2010 PHC was carried out with reference to 26th September 2010 as the Census Night. Enumeration was completed in November 2010 and data processing ended in May 2012. To facilitate optimal use of the data collected, a set of statistical tables will be produced in accordance with the census tabulation plan. Further analysis of the census data will be carried out and analytical and thematic reports produced and widely disseminated.