On the 28th June 2022, the Office for National Statistics released the first data from the 2021 Census.

This included data on the following, at local authority level, on Census Day 21st March 2021:

  • Total population, by 5 year age group and gender
  • Population density
  • Number of households
We’ve created a dedicated area of the observatory for this release HERE
The data can also be accessed on the Data Observatory via the updated Population Profile or via the Data Explorer.