The 32nd
Population Census Conference
Hosted bythe Association of National Census and Statistics Directors of
America, Asia and the Pacific (ANCSDAAP)
in cooperation withthe National Statistics Office of Mongolia

“New Data Sources and Technologies
for the Next Round Censuses”

  • Dates

    August 20 - 22, 2024

  • Venue

    Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Day 2 Nov. 30, 2022

Day 2
Time (JST) Session Session Program Venue
09:00-09:15 Notice & Update Nishiki
(South Tower 4F)
09:15-10:15 Session 4

Overview of 2020 Round of Census Implementation-(1)

Session Chair : Vu Thi THU THUY, Director, Data Collection and Information Technology Application Department, General Statistics Office of Vietnam

1. Dominican Republic’s 2022 Population and Housing Census: Planning, Innovation, Challenges and Achievements (ONLINE)
  • Miosotis RIVAS PENA, CEO, National Statistics Office of Dominican Republic
2. Azerbaijan Experience on the 2020 Round Population Census: General Overview
  • Yusif YUSIFOV, Deputy Chairman, State Statistical Committee of the Republic of Azerbaijan


10:15-10:30 Coffee Break
10:30-12:00 Session 5

Overview of 2020 Round of Census Implementation-(2)

Session Chair : Mritunjay Kumar NARAYAN, Registrar General & Census Commissioner, Office of the Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India

1. Samoa Population and Housing Census and the Impact of COVID-19 (ONLINE)
  • Taiaopo FAUMUINA, ACEO, Census, Survey & Demography Division, Samoa Bureau of Statistics
2. Cambodia General Population Census and Challenges faced during the COVID-19 Pandemic
  • Lundy SAINT, Deputy Director General, National Institute of Statistics, Cambodia
3. 2020 Census Round: UNFPA Support
  • Mercedita TIA, Chief Technical Adviser, Population and Development, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)


12:00-13:00 Lunch (hosted by SBJ) Ohgi
13:00-14:30 Session 6

Data Processing

(South Tower 4F)

Session Chair : Sharon Pun-wai NG, Assistant Commissioner (Social), Hong Kong Census and Statistics Department

1. Data Processing in Singapore's Census of Population
  • Huimin FENG, Statistician, Household Surveys and Expenditure Division, Singapore Department of Statistics
2. Use of AI for Census Data Processing - Study on Automatic Coding of Industry & Occupation Classificiation
  • Minju KIM, Deputy Director, Population Census Division, Survey Management Bureau, Statistics Korea (KOSTAT)*
  • Eunsook JUNG, Deputy Director, Population Census Division, Survey Management Bureau, Statistics Korea (KOSTAT)
3. Efforts to Enhance the Efficiency of Data Processing in the 2020 Population Census in Japan
  • Masashi NOZAKI, Deputy Director, Population Statistics Data Processing Division, Statistical Data Processing Department, National Statistics Center, Japan


14:30-14:45 Coffee Break Nishiki
(South Tower 4F)
14:45-15:45 Session 7

Data Dissemination, Analysis and Utilization

Session Chair : Seungwook LEE, Senior Researcher, Korea Statistics Promotion Institute/ANCSDAAP Secretariat

1. Census Data: A Crucial Resource for Population Research and Policy
  • Sula SARKAR, Senior Research Scientist, IPUMS Center for Data Integration, University of Minnesota, USA
2. The 2020 Population Census; efforts in providing the results resolving the problem of unknown values
  • Hidemine SEKINO,Deputy Director of the Population Census Division, Statistical Survey Department, Statistics Bureau of Japan (SBJ)


15:45-16:45 Session 8

Census Evaluation

Session Chair : Hajily B. KELE, Deputy National Statistician, Population and Social Statistics Division, National Statistical Office of Papua New Guinea

1. Evaluating the Quality of the 2020 U.S. Census Using Demographic Methods
  • Victoria VELKOFF, Associate Director for Demographic Programs and Chief Demographer, Demographic Directorate, U.S. Census Bureau
2. Evaluation of the Quality of Census Data through Post Enumeration Survey and Demographic Analysis
  • Prasad Anura Kumara PALA MULLALAGE, Director General, Department of Census & Statistics, Sri Lanka


The program is subject to change.