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2021 census results

Jersey's latest census took place on Sunday 21 March 2021. The total resident population of Jersey was 103,267. This figure:

  • includes 2,205 residents of Jersey who were absent from the Island on Census Day
  • excludes 480 short-term visitors to the Island who were present on Census Day

Report on the 2021 Jersey Census

Census bulletins

The 2021 census results are being published through a series of bulletins. These bullletins can each be downloaded from this page with the topics covered in each bulletin summarised below. 

1. Population characteristics

Topics covered in bulletin 1:
  • total population
  • number of dwellings
  • population and population density by parish
  • age and sex
  • gender identity
  • sexual orientation
  • place of birth
  • ethnicity
  • residential and employment status
  • length of residence

Bulletin 1, population characteristics

Bulletin 1, additional table with detailed places of birth

Bulletin 1, additional table with population and eligible voters by electoral district

Presentation on bulletin 1

2. Households and housing

Topics covered in bulletin 2:

  • dwellings by Parish
  • vacant properties by Parish
  • bedrooms and persons per dwelling
  • overcrowding and under-occupation
  • property types
  • household tenure
  • household structure

Bulletin 2, households and housing

Bulletin 2, additional table with reasons recorded for vacant dwellings

3. Health characteristics

Topics covered in bulletin 3:

  • self assessed general health
  • longstanding physical or mental health conditions or illnesses
  • activity limiting health conditions or illness

Bulletin 3, health charcteristics

4. Employment

Topics covered in bulletin 4:

  • economic activity
  • unemployment
  • occupation
  • industry
  • hours worked

5. Education

Topics covered in bulletin 5:

  • Highest attained educational qualification broken down by:
    • age
    • sex
    • place of birth
    • occupation
    • industry

6. Transport

Topics covered in bulletin 6:

  • number of cars, vans and motorcycles
  • households without access to a car or van
  • travel to work methods
  • destination of travel to work
  • working from home

Data tables

We will be making the individual data tables contained within each of the bulletins available on the open data site.

Historic census reports

You can view all historic census reports on Jersey Archive.

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