Preparations are well underway for the 2021 Census with a major test exercise now being carried out. Ben Humberstone reflects on the journey to-date.Read more on A good start for the 2017 Test
With more than a fifth of the population still offline, Sharon Bexley explains the importance of assisted digital support for the census – and the future.Read more on It’s all about inclusion: how ONS plans to support the digital have-nots.
With the next census coming in 2021, Becky Tinsley looks at what the future holds for the nation’s longest-running and largest survey.Read more on It’s the Census… but not as we know it
In an era when ‘national treasures’ come and go, it’s rare to find something that’s earned the public’s trust and affection generation after generation. But every 10 years, residents in England and Wales take the time to participate in the census. Ian Cope explains how we’re already planning for 2021.Read more on Keeping the census relevant in a changing world
I am delighted to welcome you to National Statistical, the new blog from the Office for National Statistics. Things are…Read more on Welcome from the National Statistician