Research tools and guidance

Data tools

The research team has produced an easy to use tool to extract information about the size of the Tower Hamlets population broken down by age and ethnicity. Links to other external data tools can also be accessed here.


The research team offers advice and guidance about research related topics. Download the Census 2011 geography guidance here which is the first of future briefings to discuss common methodological problems and data issues.

Useful links

Access data sets from the Census 2011 release covering the themes population and labour market. Users are encouraged to explore the full data set covering Tower Hamlets and all local authorities in England and Wales themselves. The page includes links to various key open data and statistics resources on the internet.