NISRA response to OSR findings from Phase 1 of Census 2021 National Statistics assessment

Date published: 15 June 2020


This report details the Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA) response to the actionable findings presented by Office for Statistics Regulation (OSR) from Phase 1 of the Census 2021 National Statistics assessment.


The report is a further step towards measuring progress against the Code of Practice for Statistics and will form part of the assessment by OSR, the regulatory arm of the UK Statistics Authority, for the designation of National Statistics status to Census 2021 in Northern Ireland. A similar assessment process is being conducted for the 2021 Censuses in the rest of the UK.