The Annual Population Survey is the largest ongoing household survey in the UK, based on interviews with the members of randomly selected households. The survey covers a diverse range of topics, including personal characteristics, labour market status, work characteristics, education and health.

Release calendar

Annual Population Survey

Release date Status Reference period
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22/01/2019 09:30ReleasedOct 2017 - Sep 2018
16/04/2019 09:30ConfirmedJan 2018 - Dec 2018
16/07/2019 09:30ConfirmedApr 2018 - Mar 2019
15/10/2019 09:30ConfirmedJul 2018 - Jun 2019

Datasets updated with this calendar

  • annual population survey
    A residence based labour market survey encompassing population, economic activity (employment and unemployment), economic inactivity and qualifications. These are broken down where possible by gender, age, ethnicity, industry and occupation. Available at Local Authority level and above. Updated quarterly.
  • annual population survey - workplace analysis
    A workplace based labour market survey. It includes topics such as economic activity, country of birth, occupation, qualification, hours worked etc.

Related datasets

These datasets are also in the Annual Population Survey/Labour Force Survey group, but have their own release calendar.