2019 Census Rehearsal

Date published: 14 August 2020


To make sure the 2021 Census runs smoothly, NISRA carried out a rehearsal to test our systems and processes. The rehearsal took place on Sunday 13th October 2019 in three areas of Northern Ireland - South & East Belfast, Craigavon and West Fermanagh, and included some 19,000 households.


The 2019 census rehearsal questionnaire and evaluation is available to download.