Global Census Archive®

A multi-platform global aggregation initiative to collect the world’s census data in all its formats

Since launching the inaugural Latin America Census Collection in 2018, East View has been working to collect hundreds of censuses and thousands of related volumes and materials from around the world. This global collection contains GIS census data as well as all available published volumes, supporting questionnaires and other census ephemera. For more information, visit

Below are sample use cases for GIS census data over: Buenos Aires, Argentina; Luxor, Egypt; Sapporo, Japan; and Rusthof, South Africa.