Cuba Census Data

Cuba 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 Cuba (see below for details):

  • 2002 Census (GIS Edition)
  • 2012 Census (GIS Edition)

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

Cuba 2002 Census

The Cuba 2002 Census (GIS Edition) has 100% population coverage and over 69,000 data points. The product consists of:

  • Geodatabase: Intuitive organization of census data; administrative boundary vector data at ADM 2 (Municipios level) for 162 census units
  • Shapefiles: All vector and census data in ESRI Shapefile format
  • Census Guide: Detailed descriptions for 427 census variables
  • Original Census Documentation and Database: Delivered in native format; census questionnaires
  • Metadata: Full attribute level metadata in FGDC ISO format

Cuba 2012 Census

The Cuba 2012 Census (GIS Edition) has 100% population coverage and over 75,000 data points. The product consists of:

  • Geodatabase: Intuitive organization of census data; administrative boundary vector data at ADM 2 (Municipios level) for 158 census units
  • Shapefiles: All vector and census data in ESRI Shapefile format
  • Census Guide: Detailed descriptions for 464 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 Cuba censuses.

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

Migration: Place of birth / Place of previous residence

Social: Educational attainment / Disability

Economic: Activity status / Occupation / Industry

Housing: Living quarters / Occupancy status / Rooms / Bedrooms / Useful floor space / Water supply system / Drinking water / Toilet / Sewage disposal / Bathing facilities / Kitchen / Fuel used for cooking / Lighting and/or electricity / Solid waste disposal / Heating / Hot water / Piped gas / Use of housing unit / Occupancy by one or more households / Number of occupants / Building type / Year or period of construction / Characteristics of head or other reference member of household

See GIS census data in action

Interested in more information?

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.