All-Russia population census which was postponed due to the pandemic coronavirus, will be held in April 2021. This was announced by the head of Rosstat Pavel Malkov.

“the government Decision is signed. The census will take place in April 2021” — quoted by TASS Malkova.

According to him, is “very comfortable life” that the Department will have time to prepare and undertake the necessary information campaign.

“to Safely tell our society about how will take place the census”, he added.

Initially, the census was planned for October 2020.