National Records of Scotland

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Census Research

Census Research

National Records of Scotland will undertake detailed research to shape the design of the 2022 Census. In order to make the recommendation to conduct a 2022 Census, National Records of Scotland published research as part of the Beyond 2011 programme.

Research previously published as part of the Beyond 2011 programme:

Reports and Publications

Stakeholder Engagement Reports

Please note
Research for the next census will be published in this section and will include information on our Privacy Impact Assessment and any Equality Impact Assessments as these are developed.