Turkmenistan to conduct general population census in 2022
Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, Oct. 20
By Huseyn Hasanov – Trend:
Turkmenistan will conduct a general population and housing census in 2022, the Turkmen Dovlet Habarlary state news service reports.
It will be organized within the implementation of the UN Economic and Social Council’s 2020 World Population and Housing Census Program, adopted on June 10, 2015.
A state commission will be created in Turkmenistan for conducting the census.
“Population census data is the basis for taking measures in the socio-economic sphere and should be considered when planning the budget of all levels, primarily the state budget,” Turkmen Dovlet Habarlary reported.