Find out what sort of people and industries use census data and how. Also contains case studies.
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Toolkits to help you get the best from census data.
A non-profit making project funded by organisations interested in promoting good use of census statistics.
How ONS valued the estimated annual benefits of the 2011 Census to be around £500m.
How 2011 Census data can help you
Effective policy, planning and decision making needs to be based on good quality information; data from the 2011 Census helps you do exactly that. Now is the perfect time to take advantage of the unrivalled source of free information from the 2011 Census.
This section highlights some of the many uses and benefits of census data. We also want to hear from you about how you have used 2011 Census data.
Latest census case studies
NEW: Lancashire County Council
See ho Lancashire County Council used census statistics as a building block for their internet access project.
See how Yorkshire Wildlife Trust used census statistics as the basis for a funding application.
See how Bristol used census statistics in its work with partners through the Children and Young People's Trust, to deliver a wide range of services.
Redbridge Council for Voluntary Services
Case study describing Redbridge Council for Voluntary Services' use of the census statistics