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Thursday, September 5th, 2013

India Place Finder Provides a Detailed Historical Map

Topographical sheets from the 1860s to the present from the British Library, the Survey of India, and other libraries around the world; and from Census of India material — these are the building blocks of a new...

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

Myanmar Harnesses GIS for 2014 Population and Housing Census

A population census is very important for a country’s socio-economic development. Without up-to-date data on the country’s population, it is difficult for planners and policy makers to formulate, implement, monitor and evaluate development programmes. Information on the size, distribution...

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

Indonesia to Conduct Agricultural Census Next Year

Indonesia's Central Statistics Agency (BPS) will spend at least 1.4 trillion rupiah (about $145.75 million) to finance an agriculture census scheduled to be held nationwide in May next year, aimed at providing a comprehensive mapping of the...

Thursday, May 17th, 2012

Pitney Bowes Offers Breakfast Seminars on Australian Census

The results from last year’s national Census of Population & Housing are due for release to the public in June. To help you understand the value this five-year event presents for improved planning and decision-making, Pitney Bowes...

Wednesday, May 9th, 2012

Pakistan Introduces GIS to Census Process for Credibility and Transparency

The Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) Monday introduced Geographical Information System (GIS) Laboratory here at its newly established Statistics House with an objective to bring credibility and transparency in the overall census data collection system and make...

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

India Receives Special Achievement Award for Census Mapping

The Census Organisation– Registrar General of India received a Special Achievement in GIS (SAG) Award at the 2011 ESRI International User Conference (ESRI UC) in San Diego, California. The organization received this honor for its vision, leadership,...

Wednesday, September 7th, 2011

Hong Kong Leverages Dgital Mapping System in 2011 Census

The Hong Kong SAR Government invested an estimated amount of HK$0.52 billion (US$67 million) for the 2011 population census, including a total of HK$1.5 million (US$192, 000) for the enhancement of the Digital Mapping System (DMS) –...

Saturday, June 18th, 2011

Students Help with Tree Census in Chennai

In a bid to obtain data on diverse plant species in the city, the forest department's urban forestry division on Friday launched the first phase of the tree census in institutional campuses. The second phase will cover...

Friday, May 20th, 2011

India Cabinet Approves the Launch of a Census to Identify the Poor

The Union cabinet on Thursday approved the launch in June of a census to identify those living below the poverty line (BPL), both in urban and rural areas, and simultaneously enumerate the population based on caste for...

Sunday, April 10th, 2011

GIS Maps to be Linked with Data on Households for Census

As part of a countrywide exercise, the Census Directorate will undertake GIS mapping of 647 statutory towns and 1.06 lakh villages in Uttar Pradesh, which will show each and every house and the number of people living...

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