Census of population of the Russian Federation postponed to April 2021
The Russian government has moved the conduct of national census from October 2020 to April 2021.
Signed a government decree, which amends certain acts related to the issue of the postponement of the national population census 2020. According to the document, published on the official Internet portal of legal information, national population census will now be conducted from 1 to 30 April 2021.
“Define that point, which includes collecting information about the population and its accounting is 0 hours April 1 2021,” reads the document.
However, in remote and inaccessible areas, transport connections which will be difficult from 1 to 30 April of the next year, found that the national census will be conducted from 1 October 2020 to 30 June 2021.
“Set: the period of summing up the preliminary results of national population census 2020 – October 2021,” reads the resolution.
Earlier it was planned that the all-Russia population census will be conducted from 1 to 31 October 2020.