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Release: Origin-destination Statistics on Migration for Local Authorities in the United Kingdom and on Workplace for Output Areas and Workplace Zones, England and Wales

Released: 25 March 2015


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2011 Census

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Categories: Population, Migration, Migration within the UK, International Migration

Frequency of release: Decennial

Language: English

Geographical coverage: England and Wales

Geographical breakdown: UK

Survey name(s): Census

In this release

This release provides origin-destination tables from the 2011 Censuses of the United Kingdom on the topic of migration and from the 2011 Census of England and Wales on the topic of workplace.

Migration tables are provided for merged local authorities in England and Wales and for local authorities in Scotland and Northern Ireland. In this geographic hierarchy, the London boroughs of Westminster and City of London have been merged, and Cornwall UA has been merged with the Isles of Scilly UA. All other London boroughs, unitary authorities and districts in England and unitary authorities in Wales remain unmerged in this hierarchy.

Workplace tables are provided for output areas and workplace zones in England and Wales.

More information on merged local authorities is available from ONS Geography.

There are five tables in this release, all of which are available from the Nomis website. The United Kingdom tables are available to view through Nomis data explorer, the England and Wales tables are available to download from Nomis, and will be available through the data explorer at a later date.

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) is responsible for carrying out the census in England and Wales. Simultaneous but separate censuses took place in Scotland and Northern Ireland. These were run by the National Records of Scotland (NRS) and the Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA). ONS is responsible for the publication of UK statistics by compiling comparable statistics from the UK statistical agencies above). For Scotland-specific enquiries contact NRS. For Northern Ireland-specific enquiries contact NISRA.

Further information on the methodology and quality assurance processes used to produce 2011 Census estimates is available from the ONS, NRS and NISRA websites for their respective countries.

Links to other releases

Origin-destination Statistics on Migration for Local Authorities in the United Kingdom

Origin-destination Statistics on Migration, Workplace and Students for Local Authorities in the United Kingdom

Workplace Population Statistics for Workplace Zones and Middle Layer Super Output Areas (MSOAs) in England and Wales

Key Statistics and Quick Statistics for wards and output areas in England and Wales

These National Statistics are produced to high professional standards and released according to the arrangements approved by the UK Statistics Authority.

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