For 2001, the Census results represented 100 per cent of the population. Total overall response was 98 per cent. This includes some 4 per cent of the population estimated to be resident in households identified by enumerators. Census response, the proportion of people returning a form in England and Wales, was 94 per cent.

Use this section to browse a high level overview of the response to the census nationwide or to find detailed breakdowns of the response by area of by the age and sex of the population.

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