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Census 2021 main statistics for Northern Ireland (phase 1) released

The first phase of main statistics results from Census 2021 is now available.

These statistics provide estimates from Census 2021 for a number of census topics, including passports held, ethnic group, national identity, language, and religion.

Data are available for Northern Ireland and the 11 Local Government Districts.

More information on our future release plans is available in the Census 2021 outputs prospectus.

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Census 2021 outputs consultation report published

On 23 August 2022, we published the ‘Response to the Census 2021 outputs consultation'. This presents NISRA's full response to the consultation and provides an overview of the evaluation process we used to assess the responses and summarises the results.


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