Ethnicity classifications

There are 21 different classifications of ethnicity used across the charts and tables:

Classification Pages Dimensions Broad group ‘All’ ‘Unknown’
White and Other than White 26 50 N/A 30% 14%
White British and Other 8 29 N/A 14% 0%
Asian, Black, White, Other including Mixed 4 8 N/A 50% 62%
Black, Mixed, White, Other including Asian 1 1 N/A 0% 100%
Asian, Black, Mixed, White, Other including Chinese 8 36 N/A 31% 53%
Asian, Black, Mixed, White, Other 54 99 N/A 57% 20%
Asian, Black, White British, White other, Other including Mixed 9 10 0% 0% 0%
Asian, Black, Chinese, Mixed, White, Other 27 56 N/A 71% 14%
Asian, Black, Mixed, White British, White other, Other 7 16 56% 75% 6%
Asian, Black African, Black Caribbean, Black other, White, Other including mixed 1 1 0% 100% 100%
Asian, Black, Chinese, Mixed, White British, White other, Other 4 11 0% 100% 0%
Indian, Pakistani and Bangladeshi, Asian other, Black, Mixed, White British, White other, Other 4 12 92% 100% 0%
Bangladeshi, Chinese, Indian, Pakistani, Asian other, Black, Mixed, White, Other 2 5 N/A 100% 0%
Bangladeshi, Chinese, Indian, Pakistani, Asian other, Black, Mixed, White British, White other, Other 5 22 0% 91% 0%
Bangladeshi, Chinese, Indian, Pakistani, Asian other, Black African, Black Caribbean, Black other, White, Other including Mixed 2 5 N/A 40% 40%
Bangladeshi, Chinese, Indian, Pakistani, Asian other, Black, Mixed, White British, White other, Other, Arab, Gypsy/Traveller/Irish Traveller 4 16 0% 6% 0%
Bangladeshi, Chinese, Indian, Pakistani, Asian other, Black, Mixed White/Asian, Mixed White/Black, Mixed other, White British, White Irish, White other, Other 1 1 N/A 100% 0%
Office for National Statistics detailed census categories 2001 6 12 42% 25% 42%
Office for National Statistics detailed census categories 2011 37 68 69% 71% 18%
ONS detailed census categories 2001 plus Gypsy/Roma and Irish Traveller 23 65 97% 91% 85%
Not applicable 10 23 17% 30% 0%