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2011 Census: Who we are. How we live. What we do.

Welcome to the 2011 Census for England and Wales

Census statistics help paint a picture of the nation and how we live. They provide a detailed snapshot of the population and its characteristics, and underpin funding allocation to provide public services.

The population of England & Wales on Census Day, 27 March 2011, was 56,075,912.

Census results 

Coming soon

  • 24 September 2014 - Out-of-term population statistics for output areas in England and Wales

The 2011 Census Prospectus gives more information on upcoming releases.

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