ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

Articles By Ashish Bose

Accuracy of the 2001 Census: Highlights of Post-Enumeration Survey

The results of the Post- Enumeration Survey of the 2001 Census (conducted to ascertain the accuracy of the census) do not answer a number of questions regarding the content errors of the census. This article analyses the survey and points out the urgent need to look anew at the census methodology for assessing its accuracy.