The first digital census in Pakistan is delayed.
The nation's first-ever digital population and housing census, which is necessary for holding the subsequent general elections, has been put off.
Field work for the census will begin on March 1, 2023, according to a new schedule.
Field operations for the census will begin on March 1, 2023, and continue until April 1, 2023, according to a notification.
Preparations for the field operation are already being finalized by the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS).
It’s important to remember that the field work for the census was supposed to start on February 1, 2023, and last until March 4, 2023, when the final results would be compiled and made public.
The Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) received the final batch of 126,000 Android-based tablets from the National Database and Registration Authority (Nadra).