The census takes place every 10 years. It gives us a picture of all the people and households in England and Wales.
About the census
Find out what the census is and why it's important for all of us.
Find census data, analysis and quality information using these topics.
Census 2021 dictionary
Definitions, variables and classifications to help when using Census 2021 data.
Historic census data
Find census data and analysis for 2011 and earlier.
Planning for Census 2021
How we researched, prepared and planned for Census 2021.