2020 CENSUS TO BE CONDUCTED ONLINE

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) held yesterday an orientation session on the general census project 2020 for population, houses and establishments, in cooperation with the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics, and in the presence of MoI directors-general, department directors and assistants.

Captain Khalifa Mohammed al-Ubeidali, Assistant Chief of the Statistical Analysis Office at the Office of HE the Minister of Interior, said that the lecture was aimed at introducing the Census Project 2020, whose importance is in being the first general census nationally, regionally and Arab-wise to be conducted online. All data will be collected from the databases of the different ministries and authorities in the country instead of the traditional means of data-collecting.

Source: Government of Qatar