Table 1

Surveyed population: per cent distribution by age and sex compared with census.a

Age (years)
Total<11–45–1415–2425–4445–6465–74≥75
Male (n)161 2111937808321 66420 11750 67139 58311 6657491
 WRS (%)49.50.62.56.66.215.612.13.62.3
 Census (%)48.70.62.56.66.114.411.83.92.8
Female (n)164 6391861757720 65220 01049 41939 13112 96913 020
 WRS (%)50.50.62.36.36.115.212.04.04.0
 Census (%)51.30.62.46.36.014.812.04.54.8
Total (n)325 850379815 66042 31640 127100 09078 71424 63420 511
 WRS (%)1001.24.813.012.330.724.27.66.3
 Census (%)1001.14.812.912.229.123.88.47.6
  • WRS = Weekly Returns Service.

  • a National Census for England and Wales, 2001.