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2011 census results

​​​Jersey 's latest census took place on Sunday 27 March 2011. The total resident population of Jersey was 97,857. This figure:

  • includes 6,061 residents of Jersey who were absent from the Island on census day
  • excludes 2,052 short-term visitors to the Island who were present on census day

Download full report on the 2011 Jersey census (size 1.66mb)

Census report by chapter and topic

The census report contains six chapters on various topics. The chapters can be downloaded as separate documents and the topics covered in each chapter are outlined below.

1. Total population

Topics covered in chapter 1:

  • total population
  • change over time
  • parish populations and densities

Download chapter 1 - total population (size 102kb)

2. Population characteristics

Chapter 2 covers key demographic information including:

  • age and gender
  • working age population and dependency ratio
  • place of birth
  • net migration
  • ethnicity
  • residential qualifications
  • length of residence
  • marital status

Download chapter 2 - population characteristics (size 141kb)

3. Households and housing

Chapter 3 covers information on:

  • number of dwellings
  • vacant dwellings
  • persons and bedrooms per dwelling
  • overcrowding and under-occupation
  • property types and tenure
  • household composition
  • communal establishments

Download chapter 3 - households and housing (size 136kb)

4. Employment

Topics covered in chapter 4:

  • economic activity
  • unemployment by age, place of birth, year of arrival
  • ILO unemployment rates
  • occupation
  • industry
  • hours worked

Download chapter 4 - employment (size 169kb)

5. Education

Includes information on highest attained educational qualification broken down by:

  • age
  • place of birth
  • occupation
  • industry
  • unemployed
  • recent arrivals

Download chapter 5 - education (size 154kb)

6. Transport

Topics covered in chapter 6:

  • total number of cars, vans and motorcycles / scooters
  • number of cars per household
  • households without access to a car or van
  • usual mode of travel to work

Download census bulletin 6 - transport (size 125kb)

Detailed data tables

Additional data tables that are not included in the main body of the census report can be found in Appendix C of the main report, or downloaded as a separate document below.

Download detailed census data tables (size 340kb)

Data tables from the census report are available on the open data site.

Visual census report

The 2011 census report has been published in a user-friendly visual format using a series of coloured maps of the Island. It provides a graphical display of a range of characteristics of Jersey residents and housing.

Download visual report on the 2011 Jersey census (size 28.5mb)

Census map tool

The interactive census map tool allows the user to select census topics to display on coloured maps of the Island.

The interactive census map tool works best with Microsoft Excel version 2007 or later. The interactive tool contains macros so make sure that macros are enabled on your computer.

Download interactive census map tool (size 1.66mb)

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