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Previous censuses

Before the 2000 Population and Housing Census 9 population censuses have been conduced in Estonia: in 1881, 1897, 1922, 1934, 1959, 1970, 1979 and 1989.

If in 1881 881,455 residents were enumerated in Estonia, then by the year 1989 this number had grown to 1,565,662 persons, whereas the share of urban population increased from 13% to 71.5%.

The results of the Population Censuses 1881–1989 can be found at the address http://www.stat.ee/26329.

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