PM Calls on the Public to Join National Census Next Month

AKP Phnom Penh, February 14, 2019 —

Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen appealed here this afternoon to the public to join the National Census to be held on Mar. 3, 2019.

Addressing to the closing ceremony of the annual meeting of the Ministry of Interior, Samdech Techo Hun Sen asked his compatriots not to go somewhere on Mar. 3 as the census officials will collect the information at their home.

According to the Ministry of Planning, about US$8.5 million is needed for this upcoming census. This is the third National Census. The first one was conducted in 1998 and the second one was completed in 2008.

By Khan Sophirom