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The 1879 population census is published into 12 sections.

Sections 1 to 11 include data by province. Section 12 includes a general overview.
The structure of each section is as follows:

  • Introduction to the tables
  • First part: local classification: houses (uninhabited or not), inhabited ships, counted persons.
  • Second part: classification to housing
  • Third part: classification to birthplace, area in hectares and ares, and population density
  • Fourth part: classification to civil status, birthyear, and age
  • Fifth part: classification to religion
Section 12 also includes two alphabetical name lists:
  • Villages, hamlets and water boards
  • Municipalities
Werkverschaffing in de duinen bij Scheveningen, 1879

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