Thu 18 Nov 2021 11:00
Event type:

Online workshop


Data discovery & use

Target Group(s):

Data users

Skill level(s):



Online / any




UK Data Service (UKDS)

Event website:

Data in the spotlight: Census and population studies

This free 90-minute online workshop will introduce you to the UK Census, the data held by the UK Data Service, and how to use the web interfaces to access the data. There will also be up to date information on the progress of the 2021 Census for England, Wales and Northern Ireland, and the 2022 Census for Scotland.

Do you want to know more about the best resource for population studies in the UK? Do you want to understand how the UK census works and how to access the data within it?

The workshop will consist of 30 minutes of presentations, 40 minutes of hands-on practical, and time at the end for questions.

Presenter: David Rawnsley.
Level: Introductory.
Experience/knowledge required: Some spreadsheet knowledge would be useful.
Target audience: Anyone interested in knowing more about the UK population.

This event starts on November 18 at 11:00 GMT+2.