# Glossary:Census

### From Statistics Explained

A **census** is a survey conducted on the full set of observation objects belonging to a given population or universe.

## Related concepts

## Source

- Source: Glossary of Statistical Terms, OECD, 2005

A **census** is a survey conducted on the full set of observation objects belonging to a given population or universe.

- Source: Glossary of Statistical Terms, OECD, 2005