Finding geodata

Key data

Census data

  • tips and information about data relating to last few censuses in the countries of the United Kingdom can be found on the UK Data Service census site
  • our census tools allow you to search on topic and geography
  • the census site also provides tools for converting geographies and mapping data

International time series

  • contains information about countries over time
  • UKDS.Stat allows you to search through series by topic and geography - we provide guides to this
  • the datasets are listed as international macrodata in our key data pages

  Longitudinal and UK cross-sectional survey datasets

  • contain some kind of spatial unit, which refers each case to a set of area boundaries such as county or parliamentary constituency
  • some datasets contain many such spatial units, to varying degree of granularity, and under varying levels of access control
Controlled access

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