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2011 Census - Pre-release access, Detailed Characteristics on Demography for 2011 Census Merged Wards and Middle Layer Super Output Areas in England and Wales

The phrase 'Pre-release Access' refers to the practice whereby official statistics in their final form, and any accompanying written commentary, are made available to an eligible person in advance of their publication. The rules and principles which govern pre-release access are featured within the Pre-release Access to Official Statistics Order 2008.

Besides ONS staff, the following persons are given pre-release access by the period indicated before release.

Access granted to
First Minister Welsh Government 24hrs
Minister for Finance Welsh Government


Minister for Health and Social Services Welsh Government 24hrs
Permanent Secretary Welsh Government 24hrs
Special Advisor, First Minister  Welsh Government 24hrs
Chief Medical Officer  Welsh Government 24hrs
Senior Information Officer for the Minister of Finance Welsh Government 24hrs
Statistician, Census and Demography Welsh Government 24hrs
Acting Chief Statistician, Deputy Director Welsh Government 24hrs
Head of Sustainable Futures Analytical Team Welsh Government 24hrs
Immigration Minister Home Office 24hrs
Private Secretary to the Immigration Minister Home Office 24hrs
Special Advisor to the Home Secretary Home Office 24hrs
Head of Migration Border Analysis Home Office 24hrs
Director of Policy Home Office 24hrs
Press Officer Home Office 24hrs
Senior Research Officer Home Office 24hrs
Team Member - IB SEC Home Office 24hrs
Permanent Secretary DCLG 24hrs
Permanent Secretary DCLG 24hrs
Duty Minister DCLG 24hrs
Special Adviser to Secretary of State DCLG 24hrs
Special Adviser DCLG 24hrs
LGF Head of Statistics DCLG 24hrs
LGF Statistician DCLG 24hrs
Policy Adviser DCLG 24hrs
Senior Research Officer DCLG 24hrs
Head of Housing and Planning Statistics DCLG 24hrs
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