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 25 46 N/A 28% 15%
White British and Other 8 29 N/A 0% 0%
Asian, Black, White, Other including Mixed 3 7 N/A 43% 57%
Black, Mixed, White, Other including Asian 1 1 N/A 0% 100%
Asian, Black, Mixed, White, Other including Chinese 10 39 N/A 18% 51%
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 26 71 N/A 83% 17%
Asian, Black, Mixed, White British, White other, Other 7 17 29% 82% 6%
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% 100% 0%
Indian, Pakistani and Bangladeshi, Asian other, Black, Mixed, White British, White other, Other 2 9 78% 89% 0%
Bangladeshi, Chinese, Indian, Pakistani, Asian other, Black, Mixed, White, Other 1 1 N/A 100% 0%
Bangladeshi, Chinese, Indian, Pakistani, Asian other, Black, Mixed, White British, White other, Other 5 16 0% 88% 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 4 16 0% 6% 0%
Office for National Statistics detailed census categories 2001 7 13 54% 54% 46%
Office for National Statistics detailed census categories 2011 31 51 59% 61% 12%
ONS detailed census categories 2001 plus Gypsy/Roma and Irish Traveller 22 69 97% 94% 86%
Not applicable 6 20 0% 0% 0%