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Census Dates [UK]

A full list of all census in the UK. All publications are subject to the 100 year rule.

Census Date Comments
1801 Tuesday, 10 March Now published - but limited
1811 Monday, 27 May Now published - but limited
1821 Monday, 28 May Now published - but limited
1831 Monday, 30 May Now published - but limited
1841 Sunday, 6 June Now published - but limited
1851 Sunday, 30 March Now published
1861 Sunday, 7 April Now published
1871 Sunday, 2 April Now published
1881 Sunday, 3 April Now published
1891 Sunday, 5 April Now published
1901 Sunday, 31 March Now published
1911 Sunday, 2 April Now published
1921 Sunday, 19 June Will be published in 2022 & will be the last for 30 years [except for Scotland] See also 1939 Inventory.
1931 Sunday, 26 April All, but Scotland, records destroyed in a fire.
1939 Friday, 29 September Strictly NOT a census. An inventory at the start of WWII. Published in 2015 but people less than 100 year old [in 2006?] are redacted.
1941 No census due to WWII
1951 Sunday 8 April
1961 Sunday 23 April
1966 24 April Subset [10%] Census
1971 Sunday 25 April
1981 Sunday 5 April
1991 Sunday, 21 April
2001 Sunday, 29 April
2011 Sunday, 27 March
2021 Sunday, 21 March Planned

While coordinated the execution has always been undertaken by the separate countries of the UK. The early census records are sparse and not wholly reliable - whilst more recent census are verbose.

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