POPULATION CENSUS TO BE CONDUCTED ON OCT. 18-27 IN NKR

Noyan Tapan News Agency, Armenia
Oct 17 2005

STEPANAKERT, OCTOBER 17, NOYAN TAPAN. Issues concerning the census
of population to be held in NKR for the first time were discussed
at the meeting between NKR President Arkadi Ghukasian and Head of RA
National Statistical Service Stepan Mnatsakanian held in Stepanakert.

As Noyan Tapan was informed by the General Information Department
under NKR President, the census of population will be held from
October 17 through October 27 in NKR. NKR President Arkadi Ghukasian
gave assurance that this important state event will be conducted
in accordance with all necessary requirements. At the same time the
President noted that the data to be received as a result of the census
will be used for prospects of country's socio-economic development,
as well as in different spheres of country's life.