Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA) has announced the resumption of work in the final phase of fieldwork of the General Census of Population, Housing and Establishments "Qatar Census 2020," which has been suspended due to the precautionary measures taken by the State of Qatar to prevent Coronavirus (COVID-19).
PSA clarified that the final phase of the census will resume online effective from 1 December 2020 until 7 January 2021, while the fieldwork will resume effective from 13 December until the mid-January 2021. This comes after the Ministry of Public Health's approval for conducting the census has been received in the light of the COVID-19 preventive measures.
This phase is regarded as the most important phase of the census absolutely, during which researchers will conduct field visits to complete the data on the population, housing and establishments. At the same time, this will allow a family head to complete his data and his family data online easily and in strict confidentiality, without the need to receive field researchers.