Alternative populations, England and Wales: Census 2021

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Release date: 10 October 2023 9:30am


People counted not at their usual residence, including workday, workplace, out-of-term and second address populations, from Census 2021 in England and Wales.

An analysis article that compares the out-of-term time and workday population with the usual resident population at the local authority level will accompany the data.

Get data on alternative populations on the following Nomis webpages:

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Caroline Parker-Smith, Daisy Broman



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About the data

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This release includes data from Census 2021.

National Statistics

These statistics have been given National Statistics status by the Office for Statistics Regulation. They have been produced by following the standards set out in the Code of Practice for Statistics. They meet the highest standards of trustworthiness, quality and public value.

This means that they:

  • meet identified user needs
  • are well explained and easily accessible
  • are produced based on appropriate data and methods
  • are managed impartially and objectively in the public interest