Russian Census can be postponed over COVID-19 pandemic

The Russian Federal State Statistics Service (Rosstat) proposed to postpone the 2020 Russian Census to 2021 over the COVID-19 pandemic. "The Rosstat has voiced an initiative to postpone to 2021 the [2020] Russian Census, whose …

Artem Sokolov on Vesti.FM on 2019 resonant topics

One of the most resonant topics of the outgoing year became the European Parliament resolution on the importance of European remembrance for the future of Europe adopted on September 19. It says that World War II was unleashed by Germany and the …

Third census starts in Azerbaijan

A census has started in Azerbaijan today. It will be completed on October 10. There is one census taker for 300 people, one instructor for five census takers, and one census point functioning for every 14,000 people. …

Turkey to take census of Syrian refugees

Turkey will take a census of Syrian refugees, Turkish Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu said. The minister said that the presence of Syrian refugees in Turkey is a very complex issue and should be thoroughly examined, …

Armenia’s population decreases by 12000 people last year

During the last three months the  Armenian population decreased by 4200 people. According to the National Statistical Service, based on the 2011 census, 2,998,600 people lived in the country as of January 1st 2016, which is 12 thousand …

Crimeans to be counted in October

A minicensus of the Crimean population is scheduled for October. During the census the Peninsula residents will be asked 28 questions, including sex and age, education, marital status, plans for the birth, migration and others. …