The 2001 Census was the twentieth full national census of population and marked 200 years since the first modern census was carried out in Great Britain.
Results from all previous censuses are available - those before the 1960's are in printed reports, but with many more recent results in electronic form.
A brief guide to data from 1991 and earlier Censuses.
Details of results and reports from the 1991 Census.
Details of results and reports from the 1981 Census.
Historical county monitors and articles celebrating 200 years of the census.