The applications for the census in the country and for the self-census of the diaspora are closed, thus completing the census activities within the Census of Population, Households and Dwellings in North Macedonia, 2021. The largest statistical operation in 20 years in the country lasted 26 days, from 5 until 30 September. In the next few days, the State Statistical Office should make the final checks and summarizing of the data, as well as technical activities for debt relief of the enumerators. SSO should announce the official results of the census in six months at the latest, i.e. by the end of March 2022.