IPUMS International

Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, International

census microdata for social and economic research

IPUMS-International is a project dedicated to collecting and distributing census data from around the world. Its goals are to:

  • Collect and preserve data and documentation
  • Harmonize data
  • Disseminate the data absolutely free!

82 countries - 277 censuses - 614 million person records

Source data for IPUMS-International are generously provided by participating National Statistical Offices