The most recent Census was conducted on 21 March 2021 to collect information about the population and how we live. The Census figures can help with decisions about how funding and resources are used by public services. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has been releasing data in stages since 28 June 2022 and you can find more information about the ongoing Census 2021 release plans on the ONS website.

Census 2021 Analysis

The first report produced by the Insight and Analytics team for the Census 2021 data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) contains analysis of population change, living arrangements, migration, ethnicity, language and religion is available below in PDF format. The report provides details of how the population of Richmond upon Thames has changed between 2011 and 2021, as well as providing comparisons to London and England.

Census 2021 initial analysis of Richmond upon Thames (PDF)

Interactive Census Maps

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) have also created an Interactive map tool, that you can access using the links below, that visualises Census 2021 data based on the different topic summaries. This tool will continue to be updated as more Census data is released.