England and Wales Census 2021 - TS022: Ethnic Group (detailed)

This dataset provides Census 2021 estimates that classify usual residents in England and Wales by ethnic group. The estimates are as at Census Day, 21 March 2021.

Ethnic Group (detailed) (288 categories) The ethnic group that the person completing the census feels they belong to. This could be based on their culture, family background, identity or physical appearance.

Respondents could choose one out of 19 tick-box response categories, including write-in response options.

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Additional Info

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Last Updated December 2, 2022, 16:06 (GMT)
Created December 2, 2022, 13:58 (GMT)
Visibility Public
Year 2021
Topics Ethnicity
Units Persons
Geographic Layer Countries
Local Authorities
Middle Super Output Areas
Regions
Frequency Decennial
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.5257/census/aggregate-2021-1
Citation Office for National Statistics; National Records of Scotland; Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency; UK Data Service. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5257/census/aggregate-2021-1
Geographical Coverage Location England and Wales
Granularity Country level down to MSOA
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