Census InformationWelcome to Census information for Hampshire County, its districts and the Unitary Authorities of Portsmouth and Southampton. The latest 2011 Census data for Hampshire are published and available below.
- The 2011 Census took place on 27th March 2011.
- The pages in the link below contain the data released so far for Hampshire's geography, along with various reports and factsheets.
- A presentation has also been produced highlighting 2011 Census in Hampshire Headlines. 4 MB
- Further information on future releases of Census data is available in the 2011 Census Output Prospectus
Census population pyramid videos
A short video of slides illustrating the change in ethincity by age between 2001 and 2011. (No audio)
Historical Census Information
Our Historical Demographic Profiles and Interactive Population Pyramids show that Hampshire has experienced profound changes to its demography over the last 200 years. Census History in England and Wales is also looked at as part of the run up to the 2011 Census results.
Hampshire Historical Census 1851- 2011
For Hampshire County that show the changes in age and gender structure from 1851 to 2011. The accompanying text describes the trends, which see the pyramid changing into more of a rectangle.
Historical Demographic Profiles
For Hampshire County, Portsmouth and Southampton that provide a graphical overview of the changes in population that have taken place from 1801 to 2001. The population is analysed by age and sex, including the working age and dependent populations.
This external link provides Census history facts for England and Wales and Census stories from the past in preparation for the 2011 Census results.
Hampshire specific summary tables and commentaries on a variety of topics from the 2001 Census.