Chinese coronavirus threatened the Russian population census


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Suppliers of tablets, starting October 1, the national census has not yet received the desired amount of components for the Assembly of the tablets. About it writes “Kommersant”.

The reason for the delay was the quarantine imposed by the Chinese authorities in Hubei province due to the coronavirus.

Gadgets are expected to begin flowing to the regional agencies of Rosstat in the spring, however, the contractors of Rostelecom have yet to fully implement their commitments, and available components is not enough. In the worst case, say the sources, the census with the use of tablets may be limited only to Central Russia. In this speech on the postponement of the census is not, since surveys of Russians will be duplicated on paper.

The first in the history of Russia digital census will be held from 1 to 31 October. Deputy head of the Federal service of state statistics of Pavel Smelov previously said that the digitalization will speed up the processing of data and tabulation of the census.

To provide their information you can go through the portal of public services and large mixed-use centers, as well as home will walk the scribes. The first results will be known in December this year, data for all subjects will count by mid-2021.

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