African Ethnic Groups Focus Group

Date(s) and location(s)

National Records of Scotland held a focus groups on 9 March, 2018 to discuss how the census can capture more detailed data to meet requirements for information about African ethnic groups.


Event Summary Report

Event outline

This events was a follow-up to the Scotland's Census 2021 Topic Consultation and the Ethnicity, National Identity, Language and Religion - Topic event held in April, 2017. NRS are developing the questions for Scotland's Census 2021 and discussion with stakeholders is an essential part of the process. At this event NRS sought feedback on a number of alternative question designs.

Further development of the question set that we will recommend for the 2021 Census is underway.