Census postponed until 2022 due to Covid-19 pandemic

Irish Times | Sep 15, 2020 at 7:07 PM
  • The official count of the country’s population conducted by the Central Statistics Office (CSO) was due to take place on April 18th, 2021.
  • The national survey records the demographics of the population, such as what type of accommodation people live in, their religion, ethnicity, marital status, and occupation.
  • In 2001 ,the census was postponed due to the outbreak of foot and mouth disease, and took place the following year.