• John Paxton
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


The first census took place in 1749, and it was repeated at first every third year, and, after 1775, every fifth year. Since 1860 a general census has been taken every 10 years and, in addition, in 1935, 1945, 1965 and 1975.

Konungariket Sverige


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