Main Survey

racel

Save 

ethnic group

Datafile

indresp

Variable Note

Please note that the categories in the related question are the same as the England and Wales (ONS) ethnic group question that was carried in the 2011 England and Wales Census but the ordering of the response options "Caribbean" and "African" are reversed.

Index terms

Socio-demographic Characteristics, Ethnicity

Related question

ethnicityandnationalidentity_w8.racel

Ethnic group

Text:
What is your ethnic group?

Universe:
if ff_ivlolw <> 1 & ff_everint <> 1 (new entrant never interviewed )
and if GRIDVARIABLES.modetype = 1 (Mode is face-to-face)

Wave specific data

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-910.0%
inapplicable-83603191.71%
proxy-716834.28%
refusal-2120.03%
British/English/Scottish/Welsh/Northern Irish19552.43%
Irish2320.08%
Any other White background4520.13%
White and Black Caribbean5210.05%
White and Black African680.02%
White and Asian7140.04%
Any other mixed background8150.04%
Indian91000.25%
Pakistani101420.36%
Bangladeshi11760.19%
Chinese1240.01%
Any other Asian background13270.07%
Caribbean14380.1%
African15530.13%
Any other Black background1650.01%
Arab1730.01%
Any other ethnic group97170.04%
Total39289100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
inapplicable-83739888.7%
proxy-728326.72%
refusal-2110.03%
don't know-120.0%
British/English/Scottish/Welsh/Northern Irish110952.6%
Irish2310.07%
Any other White background41170.28%
White and Black Caribbean5200.05%
White and Black African690.02%
White and Asian7140.03%
Any other mixed background8140.03%
Indian91660.39%
Pakistani101560.37%
Bangladeshi11780.18%
Chinese12120.03%
Any other Asian background13290.07%
Caribbean14520.12%
African15960.23%
Any other Black background1670.02%
Arab1790.02%
Any other ethnic group97160.04%
Total42164100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
inapplicable-83582079.28%
proxy-733247.36%
refusal-2190.04%
don't know-150.01%
white: british/english/scottish/welsh/northern irish115543.44%
white: irish2980.22%
white: gypsy or irish traveller310.0%
white: any other white background47911.75%
mixed: white and black caribbean5910.2%
mixed: white and black african6380.08%
mixed: white and asian7550.12%
mixed: any other mixed background8660.15%
asian/asian british: indian97271.61%
asian/asian british: pakistani107261.61%
asian/asian british: bangladeshi112470.55%
asian/asian british: chinese12760.17%
asian/asian british: any other asian background132230.49%
black/african/caribbean/black british: caribbean143610.8%
black/african/caribbean/black british: african156661.47%
black/african/caribbean/black british: any other black background16420.09%
other ethnic group: arab17790.17%
other ethnic group: any other ethnic group971740.39%
Total45183100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-92020.45%
inapplicable-83920087.45%
proxy-738568.6%
don't know-140.01%
british/english/scottish/welsh/northern irish111782.63%
irish2290.06%
gypsy or irish traveller320.0%
any other white background4420.09%
white and black caribbean5240.05%
white and black african6100.02%
white and asian760.01%
any other mixed background880.02%
indian9500.11%
pakistani10680.15%
bangladeshi11400.09%
chinese1290.02%
any other asian background13150.03%
caribbean14170.04%
african15450.1%
any other black background1640.01%
arab1760.01%
any other ethnic group97110.02%
Total44826100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-950.01%
inapplicable-84118187.5%
proxy-739348.36%
don't know-110.0%
white: british/english/scottish/welsh/northern irish114022.98%
white: irish2250.05%
white: gypsy or irish traveller310.0%
white: any other white background4520.11%
mixed: white and black caribbean5220.05%
mixed: white and black african6130.03%
mixed: white and asian7130.03%
mixed: any other mixed background8160.03%
asian/asian british: indian9790.17%
asian/asian british: pakistani10800.17%
asian/asian british: bangladeshi11720.15%
asian/asian british: chinese12110.02%
asian/asian british: any other asian background13250.05%
black/african/caribbean/black british: caribbean14360.08%
black/african/caribbean/black british: african15660.14%
black/african/caribbean/black british: any other black background1670.01%
other ethnic group: arab1750.01%
other ethnic group: any other ethnic group97200.04%
Total47066100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-91090.22%
inapplicable-84331687.17%
proxy-738297.71%
refusal-210.0%
british/english/scottish/welsh/northern irish117653.55%
irish2380.08%
gypsy or irish traveller310.0%
any other white background4520.1%
white and black caribbean5230.05%
white and black african690.02%
white and asian7170.03%
any other mixed background8130.03%
indian91080.22%
pakistani101260.25%
bangladeshi11880.18%
chinese12110.02%
any other asian background13280.06%
caribbean14450.09%
african15730.15%
any other black background1690.02%
arab1730.01%
any other ethnic group97250.05%
Total49689100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-930.01%
inapplicable-84678185.74%
proxy-738807.11%
refusal-230.01%
don't know-160.01%
british/english/scottish/welsh/northern irish127224.99%
irish2730.13%
gypsy or irish traveller320.0%
any other white background41190.22%
white and black caribbean5310.06%
white and black african6160.03%
white and asian7200.04%
any other mixed background8180.03%
indian91950.36%
pakistani101840.34%
bangladeshi111650.3%
chinese12210.04%
any other asian background13660.12%
caribbean14660.12%
african151180.22%
any other black background1680.01%
arab17150.03%
any other ethnic group97520.1%
Total54564100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-9280.05%
proxy-732626.4%
refusal-2190.04%
don't know-170.01%
british/english/scottish/welsh/northern irish13588170.36%
irish27171.41%
gypsy or irish traveller3160.03%
any other white background413782.7%
white and black caribbean53320.65%
white and black african61350.26%
white and asian71630.32%
any other mixed background81920.38%
indian918973.72%
pakistani1014352.81%
bangladeshi1111262.21%
chinese123180.62%
any other asian background135671.11%
caribbean1411192.19%
african1514052.76%
any other black background16850.17%
arab171720.34%
any other ethnic group977401.45%
Total50994100.0%