KATHMANDU, Jan 28: The statistics of the National Census 2021 report shows that the number of women migrating to foreign countries in the past decade has increased by 71 percent. The report indicates that the development of information and technology is a major factor behind it.

Nepal's population reaches 29.1 million

January 26, 2022 14:30 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 26: Nepal's population has reached 29 million 192 thousand 480 as per the preliminary results of the National Census 2021. A report made public today by the Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) under the National Planning Commission (NPC) shows that the population is less by around 800 thousand than the projected population of 30 million.

KATHMANDU, Dec 24: The Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) has made preparations to publish the report of a national census of the local level for the first time.

A high alert during the entire process of data collection under the census is of paramount importance to ensure the quality and reliability of the outcome of the census. The results need to be acceptable to different stakeholders ethnically, culturally, religiously, and geographically with clarity of identity of each segment of society as their fundamental right.

KATHMANDU, Nov 11: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has inaugurated the ‘National Census 2021’. President Bhandari formally inaugurated the ‘National Census 2021’ by providing her family's data to the enumerator's team who arrived at Sheetal Niwas on Thursday morning.

KATHMANDU, Nov 11: The national census is starting from Thursday across the country. The census is conducted every 10 years. The Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) has appealed to all to help by giving correct information to the enumerators. The bureau held a press conference on Wednesday and appealed to every citizen to participate in the census.

KATHMANDU, Sept 8: The National Census, 2021 that was affected due to ongoing COVID-19 has been rescheduled for November 11-25.

KATHMANDU, April 8: The national census being held this year after a gap of 10 years will collect data on people's financial access, bank account, number of houses built on government grants and their structure. It is the first time such data is being collected in the census.

National census to begin from May 9

March 27, 2021 12:28 pm

KATHMANDU, March 27: The national census, which is conducted every 10 years, is scheduled to start on May 9, 2021. This time, the census will be conducted in two phases, according to the Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS). The CBS has saids that the first phase of data collection for the census will be carried out in 20 days from May 9 to May 28, 2021 and the second phase will take place for 15 days from June 8 to June 22, 2021.

KATHMANDU, Dec 9: The Central Bureau of Statistics is making preparations to conduct the 12th national census from June 8 to 22 and it will be inclusive, officials said.

KATHMANDU, Feb 15: It is now official. The 2021 national census will employ the census method to collect the details of the population of the sexual and gender minorities, who are looking to further their identities and ensure their rights according to their numerical strength.

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KATHMANDU, Oct 20: The Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) has decided to conduct the pilot census for three months from coming January 15 as part of the preparation of the national census.

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