Welcome to Scotland's Census

Scotland's Census paints an important picture of the characteristics of our population. The information is vital to help shape Scotland's future by informing key decisions on how services such as transport, housing, schools and hospitals are planned.

Planning is underway for Scotland’s Census 2022. To be kept up to date, please sign up to receive our newsletter by sending your name and email address to scotlandscensus@nrscotland.gov.uk.