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 24 46 N/A 30% 11%
White British and Other 8 29 N/A 0% 0%
Asian, Black, White, Other including Mixed 3 8 N/A 50% 50%
Black, Mixed, White, Other including Asian 1 1 N/A 0% 100%
Asian, Black, Mixed, White, Other including Chinese 10 46 N/A 37% 41%
Asian, Black, Mixed, White, Other 43 79 N/A 58% 24%
Asian, Black, White British, White other, Other including Mixed 9 10 0% 0% 0%
Asian, Black, Chinese, Mixed, White, Other 13 32 N/A 66% 38%
Asian, Black, Mixed, White British, White other, Other 8 19 37% 84% 5%
Asian, Black African, Black Caribbean, Black other, White, Other including mixed 1 1 0% 100% 100%
Indian, Pakistani and Bangladeshi, Black, Mixed, White, Other 4 4 N/A 75% 0%
Asian, Black, Chinese, Mixed, White British, White other, Other 4 11 0% 91% 0%
Indian, Pakistani and Bangladeshi, Asian other, Black, Mixed, White British, White other, Other 3 13 100% 100% 0%
11 - Bangladeshi, Chinese, Indian, Pakistani, Asian other, Black, Mixed, White British, White other, Other, Arab, Gypsy/Traveller/Irish Traveller 1 1 N/A 100% 0%
Bangladeshi, Chinese, Indian, Pakistani, Asian other, Black, Mixed, White British, White other, Other 4 14 29% 100% 0%
Bangladeshi, Chinese, Indian, Pakistani, Asian other, Black African, Black Caribbean, Black other, White, Other including Mixed 1 3 N/A 100% 0%
Bangladeshi, Chinese, Indian, Pakistani, Asian other, Black, Mixed, White British, White other, Other, Arab, Gypsy/Traveller/Irish Traveller 3 17 0% 100% 0%
Office for National Statistics detailed census categories 2001 7 13 54% 54% 54%
Office for National Statistics detailed census categories 2011 32 55 62% 55% 11%
ONS detailed census categories 2001 plus Gypsy/Roma and Irish Traveller 21 78 97% 96% 49%
Not applicable 5 13 0% 38% 0%