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BPLEG3 indicates the person's district of birth within Egypt.

Comparability — General

The question was asked of all persons in 1986 and 1996 but excluded visitors in 2006.

Users should be aware that districts are harmonized by name across sample years, and BPLEG3 does not take into account changing boundaries.


  • Egypt 1986: All persons
  • Egypt 1996: All persons
  • Egypt 2006: Non-visitors


  • Egypt: 1986, 1996, 2006