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Definition: Record editing

Population censuses

Process of checking and modifying data records to make them plausible while at the same time preserving major parts of them.
European Union, Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2017/881 of 23 May 2017 implementing Regulation (EC) No 763/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council on population and housing censuses, as regards the modalities and structure of the quality reports and the technical format for data transmission, and amending Regulation (EU) No 1151/2010 (Official Journal of the European Union No L 135, 24.5.2017, p. 6 - 14)