Wednesday, March 28, 2007

IPUMS International

Integrated Public Use Microdata Series (IPUMS) International allow researchers to download censuses from various developing countries in the comparable format.

See this page for the list of countries whose census is downloadable.

See this page for variables available.

Bleakley (2006) uses censuses from Brazil, Columbia, and Mexico downloaded from this website.

Tarozzi (2011) uses the 2000 Mexico census downloaded from this website.

1 comment:

Nisha Rai said...

Doug Almond's 2011 AEJ Paper "Health Capital and the Prenatal Environment: The Effect of Ramadan Observance during Pregnancy " also uses this data for Uganda and Iraq.