2021 Census - consultation carried out by the Office of National Statistics on the 2021 Census

Date published: 
28 August 2015

The DLA has submitted a response to the consultation run by the Office of National Statistics on the 2021 Census.

You can find full details of the consultation here

The DLA endorsed the response submitted by the Equality & Diversity Forum (read)  but also made recommendations, among other things, to include provision for gender identity, sexual orientation and to widen one of the ‘ethnic group’ classifications in the 2011 Census from 'Gypsy/Irish Traveller' to 'Gypsy/Roma/Irish Traveller'.

You can read the DLA response here