Argentina Census Data

Argentina census offerings from East View address a wide range of topics at the highest level of detail possible and offer a premier source of demographic data for academic research.

GIS census data is available as an easy-to-use geodatabase, complete with a comprehensive East View-produced Census Guide, full metadata, and original census documentation. In addition to GIS data, East View also offers related publications such as official results, questionnaires, enumerator testimonies and other ephemera – please inquire for details and availability.

East View offers the following census data for Argentina (see below for details):

  • 1980 Census (PUBS Edition, view catalog)
  • 2010 Census (GIS Edition)

Note: Argentina is part of the Latin America Census Collection. Learn more.

Argentina 2010 Census

The Argentina 2010 Census (GIS Edition) has 100% population coverage and over 12 million data points. The product consists of:

  • Geodatabase: Intuitive organization of census data; administrative boundary vector data at ADM 4 (Sectores level) for 52,400 census units
  • Shapefiles: All vector and census data in ESRI Shapefile format
  • Census Guide: Detailed descriptions for 233 census variables
  • Original Census Documentation and Database: Delivered in native format; census questionnaires
  • Metadata: Full attribute level metadata in FGDC ISO format

Census Questions

Below is a representative sample of census questions included in the Argentina 2010 Census.

Demographic: Relationship / Sex / Birth data and age / Marital status

Migration: Place of birth

Social: Literacy / School attendance / Educational attainment

Economic: Activity status

Housing: Location of living quarters / Occupancy status / Ownership / Drinking water / Toilet / Sewage disposal / Fuel used for cooking / Use of housing unit / Occupancy by one or more households / Number of occupants / Building type / Construction material of floor, roof / State of repair / Characteristics of head or other reference member of household / Information and communications technology / Durable household appliances

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