Topics Census

Constitute topics are built from the variables in the Comparative Constitutions Project’s dataset, which captures the content of world constitutions. The particular variables relevant to this topic are listed below, in the form of survey questions.

More information about the CCP’s research design is available here, including background information on how the team designed the inventory of constitutional topics as well as the full coding survey


Provides for the enumeration of residents periodically. Additional instructions about the conduct of the census may also be given.





Survey Questions

  • Does the constitution specify a census?