2021 PHC: Selection of Census Field Officers

2021 PHC: Selection of Census Field Officers

2021 Population and Housing Census (PHC)

The Population and Housing Census (2021 PHC) selection of census field officers and the 30-days count down has been launched. It marks the beginning of a huge publicity campaign to sensitize the general public on the census and educate them about the advantages, processes, and outputs of the census exercise. The event thus unveiled the publicity materials that the Ghana Statistical Service is going to be using for the publicity campaign including the knowledge sheets, posters, flyers, and jingles.

2021 PHC Application Status: Check PIN and SERIAL NUMBER

The management of the 2021 PHC request all prospective field officers to check your application status (PIN and SERIAL NUMBER) since this will be used as their Identification number for distribution of all training materials including tablets.

How to Check PIN and SERIAL NUMBER

  • Login HERE
  • Enter email address (Email used during GSS registration)
  • Click on Submit
  • Write down your PIN and SERIAL NUMBER

Selection of Census Field Officers

The selection of 2021 PHC census field officers is still ongoing, final selection of field officers now depends on district readiness. Some districts have already informed their selected census field officers after a successful interview via phone call and SMS. Hence, both successful and prospective field officers can check the download button here for all relevant documents required for study.

Census Night: 2021PHC counting begins tonight

What is Next? Training of Shortlisted Field Officers

The Ghana Statistical Service has shortlist approximately 76, 500 prospective Field Officers (Supervisors and Enumerators) to be trained from Monday, May 31, to Wednesday, June 9, 2021. Subsequently, all training materials have been dispatched to all the 272 statistical districts across the country.

These materials include; PPEs, materials for a public education campaign, training manuals, and guides.

NB: All individuals who have successfully gone through the interview will be called by their district census official from Saturday, May 29, 2021, to Monday, May 31, 2021. See full time table

NB: The Training of field officers will be done only in some selected Basic Schools in respective districts. Find selected schools here.

2021 Census Payment and Training Allowances for Field Officers.

  • The field Officers for the 2021 Population and Housing Census will be trained for 10 days at these selected schools in your district.
  • All participants will receive a T&T allowance of GH¢ 330 each for the 11 days.
  • After successful completion of the 2021 Census, each enumerator and Supervisors will be paid GH¢ 2,520.00 and GH¢ 2,940 respectively for 21 working days.

Mode of Payment for 2021 PHC

All prospective 2021 Census Field Officers are informed to visit the nearest GCB Bank branch or follow these steps to register now for G-Money Wallet. Since that is the agreed means of payment of Enumerators for the 2021 Census.


All applicants are encouraged to keep calm as most district census officers are yet to receive the final list and the  training agenda from the national office. The Districts Census officials also request individuals to download the census field manual, guide, and questionnaires to help make the exercise smoothly.

Meanwhile, some districts have already released the list of their Census Field Officers. Check List Here>>>

NB: Please, note that the list will be updated immediately after the other districts are released. Keeping visiting flatprofile.com for the latest update.

Updates: After a successful training the Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) -Final List of Enumerators is out.

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2021 PHC Jingles