Population and Housing Census data represent an essential source of vital statistical information ranging from the lowest small-area geographical divisions to national and international levels. The data presented...
Key available data are presented on population and housing based on the decennial census rounds 1981-2011. Separate tables cover:
- Population by sex and major age group
- Population by educational attainment
- Population by activity status
- Population by citizenship
- Households by household size
- Occupied conventional dwellings by number of rooms
Data availability varies between census rounds. The countries covered by the data vary between different census rounds. There are also differences in definitions and disaggregations between countries and between census rounds.
The statistics presented here were compiled by national statistical institutes as part of their decennial census exercises and were supplied to Eurostat for European-level compilations of census data.
The following statistics are related to migration:
|cens_01naisco||Employed persons aged 15 and over by sex; age group; citizenship and occupation (ISCO-88)|
|cens_01nanac||Employed persons aged 15 and over by sex; age group; citizenship and economic activity (NACE Rev.1)|
|cens_01nelev||Population by sex; age group; citizenship and educational attainment level|
|cens_01nhctzcomp||Private households by composition and citizenship|
|cens_01nhfstctz||Population by sex; citizenship; family status and type of housing|
|cens_01nhsize||Population in private households by sex; age group; citizenship and size of household|
|cens_01nscbirth||Population by sex; age group and country of birth|
|cens_01nsctz||Population by sex; age group and country of citizenship|
|cens_01nsres||Population by sex; age group; citizenship and place of residence one year prior to the census|
|cens_01ractz||Employed persons aged 15 and over by sex; citizenship; economic activity (NACE Rev. 1); status in employment and NUTS 3 regions|
|cens_01ramigr||Total and active population by sex; age; employment status; residence one year prior to the census and NUTS 3 regions|
|cens_01rsctz||Population by sex; citizenship and NUTS 3 regions|
|cens_hnctz||Population by sex; age and citizenship|
|Source's unique ID|
|Update / Data frequency|
|Geographic coverage||European UnionUnited KingdomIcelandLiechtensteinNorwaySwitzerland|
28 Oct 2022
|Related organisation(s)||Eurostat - Statistical office of the EU|
|Knowledge service | Metadata||Migration and Demography |DemographyInternational migration governanceLegal migration and integration |Population statistics|
|Digital Europa Thesaurus (DET)||population censuspopulation statistics|
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