Census 2021 main statistics for settlements and wards in Northern Ireland

Date published: 30 November 2023


This release contains Census 2021 data for settlement and electoral ward geographies for selected main statistics tables. Most census topics are covered, including passports held, ethnic group, national identity, language, religion, qualifications, and labour market.

Three new tables are included: MS-C04 Sexual orientation - basic detail, MS-D18 Type of long-term condition, MS-F04 Communal establishment resident by sex and broad age bands.

Download the zip folders ‘Main statistics (settlements and wards)’ for all tables in this release.

Read our settlement methodology paper for more information on the settlement boundaries used, and the methodology employed to create these statistics.

Find information for other Census 2021 main statistics publications.