• Census 2021 - A big day for data

      Census 2021 - A big day for data

      19th March 2021

      With census day soon approaching on Sunday the 21st of March, we thought we'd get Blair's take on this once in a decade event.

    • European Census and Indices

      European Census and Indices

      27th January 2020

      Census data is a powerful source of statistics able to describe a population. The data can be complex, messy, expensive, difficult to access and vary from country. Geolytix has taken the time to remove this hassle and make the data accessible, functional and open.

    • Open EU 2011 Census Data Pack

      Open EU 2011 Census Data Pack

      13th November 2018

      Free is an odd word. Free has a duality; gratis “for free”, and libre “with few restrictions”.

    • European Census Data and Boundaries

      European Census Data and Boundaries

      7th November 2017

      Censuses have been a critical element of running a civilisation since civilisation began.

    • UK Open Census Data

      UK Open Census Data

      2nd January 2014

      First off, congratulations to Jeni Tennison OBE and Keith Dugmore MBE on their gongs for services to Open Data.

    • The Languages of London

      The Languages of London

      30th March 2013

      I’m working on a couple of projects where Culture/Ethnicity/Language are pretty high up the ‘important stuff we have to consider’ list.

    • UK Census Pack – Open Data

      UK Census Pack – Open Data

      14th February 2013

      For the last couple of weeks at Geolytix we’ve been eager little data bunnies processing the detailed English, Welsh and Northern Irish Census Data.

    • Open Data Census 2011 Pack

      Open Data Census 2011 Pack

      30th January 2013

      The decennial censuses of the United Kingdom cost our country ~£500,000,000 and is the biggest, most expensive to collect and most important set of Open Data that exists.