Census for United Arab Emirates
Determine how readily available and updated the census data is for “Your Country.”
Use an Internet search engine such a Google to search for census data for “Your Country.” Find census data from three sources. Then respond to the following questions.
- Is “Your Country’s” census data available on a website sponsored by the national government of “Your Country” (like the Census Bureau or an Institute of Statistics)?
- Can this census data be found in English?
- Is census data for “Your Country” available through websites hosted by international organizations (such as the International Monetary Fund, World Bank or United Nations)?
- What is the most recent data you can find? How detailed of data can you find?
- If census data is available from both the national government and an international organization, how well does the data match?
- Discuss some differences would it make to a company if the census numbers are very different?