UK census 2011 – the last?
Article first published online: 18 NOV 2010
© 2010 The Royal Statistical Society
Volume 7, Issue 4, pages 173–174, December 2010
How to Cite
Miles, J. (2010), UK census 2011 – the last?. Significance, 7: 173–174. doi: 10.1111/j.1740-9713.2010.00456.x
- Issue published online: 18 NOV 2010
- Article first published online: 18 NOV 2010
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In Britain, Francis Maude has described the 2011 census as “wasteful”. He is the Cabinet minister in charge of it. For the future he is examining using databases from credit check agencies, Royal Mail and councils instead of a census. Save our census, says Jack Miles– but offers an alternative to its present form.