Ukrainian Census (2020)

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Chart of the population demographics of Ukraine, showing the decline in population from 1993 to 2012.

The 2020 Ukrainian Census (Ukrainian: Всеукраїнський перепис населення) will be conducted by the State Statistics Service of Ukraine. The last census (and so far the only census held in independent Ukraine[1]) was conducted in 2001; tentatively, the next census was supposed to be conducted ten years later, according to standards set by the United Nations.[2]

However, the census was delayed every year, until September 2013, when the second Azarov Government set the census' date in 2016.[2] In December 2015 the second Yatsenyuk Government postponed the census' date to 2020.[1]

The 2001 census recorded the population of Ukraine as 48,457,100 people.[3] By 2013, that population had dropped down to 44,573,205.[4]

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  1. ^ a b Ukrainian population census will be held in 2020 – Cabinet decree, Interfax-Ukraine (22 December 2015)
  2. ^ a b "Census of the population is transferred to 2016". Dzerkalo Tzhnia. 20 September 2013. Retrieved 7 March 2014.
  3. ^ "Main Points in Brief". All-Ukrainian population census 2001. State Statistics Committee of Ukraine. Retrieved 7 March 2014.
  4. ^ "People and Society: Ukraine". CIA World Factbook. Retrieved 21 February 2014.

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