Scotland’s Census 2021 Question Testing

Planning for the next census is well underway. As part of this, we are currently conducting a survey to test some new and revised questions which are being considered for inclusion in Scotland's Census 2021. Current testing is focusing on sex and trans status questions.

The testing will be conducted between 1 August and 15 August 2018.

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