Previous Census data

2001 Census Data

Information regarding the 2001 Census can be downloaded from the Office for National Statistics.

1801 - 1991 Census Data

A complete set of printed reports is available for public access by arrangement in the Office for National Statistics Library in Newport and Census Customer Services can provide advice on obtaining figures from historic reports. The British Library, university libraries and local reference libraries also hold historic reports. Limited data from 1981 and 1991 is available online via NomisĀ®

Family History

View census records for England and Wales from 1841 to 1911

All Censuses after 1911 are covered by the 1920 Census Act, so the 1921 Census and all Censuses thereafter will remain closed for 100 years.

Useful links

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