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All-Russia population census will take place in April 2021 instead of October 2020. New date is called the head of Rosstat Pavel Malkov, reports TASS.
Malkov said that the Russian government has signed the corresponding decree. According to him, April — “very comfortable life” to which will manage well and efficiently prepare.
The head of Rosstat added that by April will also be “easy to tell” Russians on how to pass the census.
From 1 to 31 October in Russia it was planned to hold the first ever digital census. It was assumed that the digitalization will speed up the processing of data and tabulation of the census. In February it became known that suppliers of tablets for the census have not yet received the desired amount of components for Assembly of devices, as the Chinese authorities have imposed a quarantine in Hubei province due to the coronavirus. In April, he proposed to move the Russian census of population in 2021 because of the situation with the pandemic coronavirus.
On 29 June revealed 641 156 cases of coronavirus in 85 regions. Died 9166 man, recovered 403 430 people.
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