The 2001 census: new free data for researching the UK's population

The first headline results from the 2001 Census were released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) in September last year, but those being released this spring and summer will provide unprecedented detail about the United Kingdom's current population.

The 2001 Census: New Free Data For Researching The UK's Population

Keith DugmoreDemographic Decisions Ltd

Why is the Census so important?

Use of Census data has exploded in the last two decades. Government has always used it for allocating resources...