Online data collection in the census

Date published: 27 October 2014


This paper was published on 27 October 2014 alongside the publication of indicative proposals for a 2021 Census


This paper outlines the move towards online data collection and the benefits this may bring. The objective of this paper is twofold. Firstly to stimulate discussion and secondly to start the move towards a way forward with respect to an online data collection mode for the Census.