Demographic Statistics Advisory Group

One way NISRA will consult with census users on Census 2021 is through the Demographic Statistics Advisory Group (DSAG). This Advisory Group represents the interests of the main user communities.


The Demographic Statistics Advisory Group (DSAG) will advise the Census Office for Northern Ireland on all matters relating to the conduct of the decennial census of population and housing in Northern Ireland under the Census Act (Northern Ireland) 1969.

The Advisory Group will also advise how to maximise the relevance, quality, and usefulness of selected national and sub-national demographic statistics compiled and released by NISRA.

Related documents

The DSAG terms of reference and a membership list are available to download.