Lookup tables are often needed to match users' data with Census data, e.g. by postcode unit.
The Data Library has the following lookup tables in MS-Access format:
Based on areas at time of Census, 29 April, 2001.
See ONS Geography website which maintains a large number of look up files which relate one or more geography to another. A sample of look up files which we consider to be most frequently requested are available for download.
When postcode matching note that National Statistics treat every postcode as a 7 digit string thus N11JY has to be interpreted as N1 1JY etc.
Written to CD-ROM 17/10/03 (MS-Access 2002 only)
No registration required. Edinburgh University users may contact the Data Library for access.