Rosstat has made the transfer of the national population census due to coronavirus

Rosstat has made the transfer of the national census that was scheduled for October 2022 to 2022 due to pandemic coronavirus, inform the Agency.

As noted, the new time of the census of the population in this case will be determined by the government of Russia. The head of the service Pavel Malkov said that Rosstat analyzes the current situation and is ready to offer different options of organizing and conducting the forthcoming census that she was the most effectively and in the planned format.

the Department indicated that on 30 March amid increased danger of the spread of coronavirus and the introduction of a regime of self-isolation in several regions was postponed until the beginning of the census in remote areas.

he added that the postponement will not affect the quality and result, but will give the opportunity to better prepare for the use of advanced online technologies in the course of the digital census.