KSA Census Project Steering Committee Meeting

KSA Census Project Steering Committee Meeting

Further to the Cabinet Decree no. (209) dated 4/4/1438 A.H. to authorize GASTAT

to run population and housing census in (2020) (1441 A.H.) in addition to all preparations as from (1438 A.H.)

Until the actual survey and results publication stage, given the importance of joining all efforts to secure all required arrangements to run the “KSA 2020 Census” properly,





the Census Project Steering Committee has held the first meeting on Monday, Rabi' Al Thani 1440 A.H. corresponding to 17 December 2017 at (10:00) pm,

in the presence of a number of stakeholders, including:


  1. Ministry of Interior (MOI)
  2. Ministry of National Guard
  3. Ministry of Health (MOH)
  4. Ministry of Education
  5. Ministry of Housing
  6. Ministry of Labor and Social Development (domestic workers)
  7. Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs
  8. Ministry of Commerce and the Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority (SAGIA)
  9. Ministry of Defense
  10. National Information Center
  11. Saudi Post
  12. e-Government Program (Yesser)
  13. Saudi Telecom Company
  14. General Authority for Statistics (GASTAT)


GASTAT President and 2020 Census General Supervisor briefed the attendees on the main features of KSA 2020 Census, followed by presentation of various GASTAT directors and vice-presidents.