Release 3 – Update


ONS have announced more details about their plans for the next release of 2011 Census data.

  • Release 3.2a – The previously announced Detailed Characteristics release 3.2 scheduled for 28 June will now be called release 3.2a. There is no change to the proposed content this release. (SASPAC post on 28 June release).
  • Release 3.2b – There will follow a further release on 12 July. This will include additional Detailed Characteristics tables at region level as well as the tables released on 16 May at MSOA and ward geographies.
  • Release 3.3 – This release on 31 July, will include Detailed Characteristics tables for the themes of demography and families at local authority, MSOA and ward level.

The table layouts for release 3.2 are now available on the ONS website here: