A commemorative postage stamp on the 1991 census of Nepalese national population :

1991 National Population Census (राष्ट्रीय जनगणना)Issued by Nepal

Issued on May 3, 1991

Issued by :
His Majesty’s Government
Postal Services Department
Nepal Philatelic Bureau

Design : The present Postage Stamp, brought out on the occasion of the 1991 National Population Census depicts the logo of the Population Census.

Designer : K. Karmacharya

Type : Stamp, Postal Used

Denomination : 60 Paisa

Colour : Colours

Size : 29.6 x 38.5 mm

Format : Vertical

Paper : Special stamp-paper

Quantity : 2,000,000 (Two millions)

Sheet : 50

Process : Offset

Printer : Austrian Government Printing Office, Vienna, Austria

About : 

  • Socio-economic and demographic informations are vital for rational planning of national programmes. Accurate and timely informations are needed for resolving the complex economic and social problems that confront a country. In Nepal, to meet this objective, population census has been conducted in every ten years since 1911. The 1991 Population Census will be conducted in June, 1991.