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 Present population (No.)
Characteristic Description
Name Present population (No.) by Place of residence and Sex; Decennial
Regularity Decennial
Source Statistics Portugal, Population and housing census - historical series
First available period 2001
Last available period 2011
Dimensions
  • Data reference period
  • Place of residence
  • Sex
Concepts
  • REFERENCE PERIOD:  The length of time for which data are collected, e.g. a specific day, month or year.
  • PRESENT POPULATION:  Comprises persons who, at the time census day - 00:00 hours on the day of reference - are at a dwelling even if they do not reside there, or who, even if they are not there at the time, arrive by 12:00 hours on that day.
Measure unit (symbol) Number (No.)
Power of 10  0
Observations Count
Last update date 20/11/2012

 

 Resident population (No.)
Characteristic Description
Name Resident population (No.) by Place of residence and Sex; Decennial
Regularity Decennial
Source Statistics Portugal, Population and housing census - historical series
First available period 2001
Last available period 2011
Dimensions
  • Data reference period
  • Place of residence
  • Sex
Concepts
  • REFERENCE PERIOD:  The length of time for which data are collected, e.g. a specific day, month or year.
  • RESIDENT POPULATION:  The persons who regardless of the fact that at the moment of observation ' 0:00 a.m. of the reference day ' are present or absent in a given housing unit, this unit being where they live during most of the year with their family, or where they have all or most of their belongings.
Measure unit (symbol) Number (No.)
Power of 10  0
Observations Count
Last update date 30/06/2011

 

 Households (No.)
Characteristic Description
Name Households (No.) by Place of residence; Decennial
Regularity Decennial
Source Statistics Portugal, Population and housing census - historical series
First available period 2001
Last available period 2011
Dimensions
  • Data reference period
  • Place of residence
Concepts
  • REFERENCE PERIOD:  The length of time for which data are collected, e.g. a specific day, month or year.
Measure unit (symbol) Number (No.)
Power of 10  0
Observations Count
Last update date 20/11/2012

 

 Living quarters (No.)
Characteristic Description
Name Living quarters (No.) by Geographic localization; Decennial
Regularity Decennial
Source Statistics Portugal, Population and housing census - historical series
First available period 2001
Last available period 2011
Dimensions
  • Data reference period
  • Geographic localization
Concepts
  • REFERENCE PERIOD:  The length of time for which data are collected, e.g. a specific day, month or year.
  • DWELLING:  Separate and independent place which, by the way it was built, rebuilt, enlarged, transformed or is being used, is intended for housing with the condition that it is not being used for other purposes at the time of reference: by separate it is meant that it is surrounded by conventional walls or other type, is covered and allows a person or group of persons to sleep, prepare meals or shelter from the weather separately from other members of the community; by independent it is meant that its occupants do not have to cross other accommodations to enter or leave the accommodation where they live.
Measure unit (symbol) Number (No.)
Power of 10  0
Observations Contagem
Last update date 20/11/2012

 

 Buildings (No.)
Characteristic Description
Name Buildings (No.) by Geographic localization; Decennial
Regularity Decennial
Source Statistics Portugal, Population and housing census - historical series
First available period 2001
Last available period 2011
Dimensions
  • Data reference period
  • Geographic localization
Concepts
  • EDIFÍCIO:  Construção permanente, dotada de acesso independente, coberta e limitada por paredes exteriores ou paredes-meias que vão das fundações à cobertura e destinada à utilização humana ou a outros fins.
  • BUILDING:  Any independent free-standing structure comprising one or more rooms or other spaces, covered by a roof, enclosed with external walls or dividing walls which extend from the foundations to the roof, and intended for residential or other purposes.
  • REFERENCE PERIOD:  The length of time for which data are collected, e.g. a specific day, month or year.
Measure unit (symbol) Number (No.)
Power of 10  0
Observations Count
Last update date 20/11/2012


information presented in 10/7/2020