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17 Jul 2020

News release - Scotland’s Census to be moved to March 2022

The date of the next census has been moved to 2022 due to the impact of COVID-19.

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Latest from Scotland's Census

  1. Virtual events for our new website

    We are holding virtual events in January 2021 to discuss our new Scotland’s Census outputs website. 

    7 Jan 2021

  2. Stakeholder event

    We're holding events to discuss and further develop our plans for Scotland's Census 2022.

    3 Nov 2020

  3. Volunteers required to test the Scotland’s Census new website

    We're looking for volunteers to help us with research and testing for the Scotland's Census website.

    22 Sep 2020

  4. Addresses being checked in Scotland

    We're doing some mailing exercises to check addresses for Scotland's Census 2022.

    4 Sep 2020

  5. Question set

    Our question set contains the final questions for Scotland's Census 2022.

    20 Aug 2020

  6. Census research

    We're looking for people to participate in usability testing of our new census outputs website.

    30 Jun 2020

  7. National Records of Scotland response to Office for Statistics Regulation (OSR) Phase 1 findings

    We've published a response to the Office for Statistics Regulation's findings from phase 1 of National Statistics Accreditation.

    15 Jun 2020

  8. Help us out and be in to win a £50 Amazon voucher

    We need your help to help us improve the census outputs website.

    3 Jun 2020

  9. Outputs Strategy Feedback Survey

    We're holding a survey instead of public talks to gather feedback about our outputs strategy.

    20 May 2020

  10. Census Rehearsal Evaluation Report published

    We've published a report about our findings following the census rehearsal we ran in 2019.

    31 Mar 2020