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When will the house listing begin for Census 2021?

Asked on 01-09-2018 by Anonymous

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The house listing is expected to begin in 2020, and headcount in February 2021. Apart from OBCs data, Civil Registration System, especially, birth and death dates, in remote areas will also be improved.

Will the next census have separate columns for OBCs and SC/STs?

Asked on 01-09-2018 by Anonymous

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Yes, the Census of 2021 will have a column for OBCs, similar to one which SC/STs had in 2011.

How many officials will work for this OBCs census?

Asked on 01-09-2018 by Anonymous

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It is reported that over 25 lakh trained enumerators will participate in this decennial exercise. The enumerators will collect the data of OBCs, and it is expected to be finalized in next three years, i.e., 2024.