The 2012 census is a US $4 million exercise.
The 2012 census is a US $4 million exercise. At a launching ceremony, Minister of Finance, Dr. Ashni Singh, underscored the importance of the exercise.
Chief Statistician, Lennox Benjamin, said, that the field activity is a mammoth task for the 92 staff members of the Bureau of Statistics. However, more than just collecting data, he said the Census is good for the economy.
The last Census was conducted in 2002.