List of Questions to be Asked during 2019 Census in Kenya


Here is a list of questions you will be asked in the upcoming census exercise in Kenya 2019:

  1. Name
  2. Relationship to the head of the household
  3. Sex
  4. Age
  5. Date of Birth
  6. Mother’s detail (if present)
  7. Ethnicity
  8. Religion
  9. Marital status
  10. Birth place
  11. Previous residence (where you were living in August 2018)
  12. How long you have lived where you are
  13. Reason for moving to the current location (if you have moved)
  14. Status of parents
  15. For females aged 12 and above, details of children they have borne.
  16. Information on difficulties in doing activities of daily life (like disability)
  17. Education attainment
  18. Labour force participation
  19. Information on annual live births and deaths in the household
  20. Involvement in agriculture
  21. Housing condition and amenities (e.g. waste disposal, source of drinking water, number of rooms in the house)
  22. Ownership of household assets like radio, TV, fridge etc.

For the information regarding ICT, expect to be asked the following questions:

  1. Have you owned a mobile phone in the last three months?
  2. Have you used a mobile phone in the last three months?
  3. Have you used the internet from any location in the last three months?
  4. Have you used a computer/laptop/tablet in the last three months?
  5. Have you bought or ordered goods online in the last three months?
  6. Have you registered for the Huduma Namba?