Scotland 2011 Census Update

08/03/2013

Yesterday, NRS published an update to the 2011 Census Outputs Prospectus for Scotland. The key points are:

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  • Local Authority level five-year age band population estimates (release 1B) are scheduled for release on 21 March, with single year data (release 1C) following in May.
  • Key & Quick Statistics tables (release 2) will begin in Summer 2013, Local Characteristics (release 3) in Autumn 2013, and Winter 2013 (release 4) will contain Detailed Characteristics tables.
  • Table layouts for Key and Quick Statistics are now available on the NRS website (.xls)
  • NRS are keen to hear from users if they should follow ONS/NISRA and change the order of Releases 3 and 4

All the Census outputs relating to releases 2, 3 and 4 will be made available through SASPAC.