The population and residence census launched in Greece on May 10 continues without serious problems, the Hellenic Statistical Authority (EL.STAT) announced on Thursday.
The procedure, aimed at putting together demographic, economic and social characteristics of the population necessary in decision-making and in planning the country’s economic and social policy, will be completed on May 24. 

The census-takers display a distinctive EL.STAT badge with their name and the name and telephone number of their supervisors. For more information, the public can contact EL.STAT (phone numbers: 213 135 2138-40) or visit <>.