Census Data

Camden 010E: National identity - UK

Location Type: Lower layer Super Output Areas, ONS Geographic Code: E01000973

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Key Facts

All Residents 2,562
Male 1,203
Female 1,359
Households 1,120
Population Density (people/km2) 10,883.6
Table Codets027
Unit of MeasurePerson
Number of Response Options17

This dataset provides Census 2021 estimates that classify usual residents in England and Wales by their national identity. The estimates are as at Census Day, 21 March 2021.


Someone’s national identity is a self-determined assessment of their own identity, it could be the country or countries where they feel they belong or think of as home. It is not dependent on ethnic group or citizenship.

Respondents could select more than one national identity.

Quality Statement

The increase since the 2011 Census in people identifying as “British” and fall in people identifying as “English” may partly reflect true changes in self-perception. It is also likely to reflect that “British” replaced “English” as the first response option listed on the questionnaire in England.

More information at the ONS website

National identity: Total: All usual residents 2,562
British only identity 1,288
English only identity 125
English and British only identity 196
Welsh only identity 6
Welsh and British only identity 3
Any other combination of only UK identities 23
Scottish only identity 12
Scottish and British only identity 5
Northern Irish only identity 2
Northern Irish and British only identity 0
Cornish only identity 0
Cornish and British only identity 0
Any other combination of only UK identities 4
Irish only identity 56
Irish and at least one UK identity 15
Other identity only 703
Other identity and at least one UK identity 147
Non-UK identity only 759
UK identity and non-UK identity 162

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