Current set of data

At present, you will find results on the topics of population, buildings, dwellings, households and families of the 2011 Census in this database. The topic "Population: education, employment, migration" of the 2011 Census will be completed successively. We will inform you about the current status here. If you miss specific data, please use the Regional Database of Germany or contact the Census information service


The data basis for Germany

For the first time since German reunification, a register-based census was used in 2011 to determine how many people live in Germany and what their housing and working conditions are like. In the census database published by the statistical offices of the Federation and the Länder, you can retrieve the results of the 2011 Census in a flexible and easy manner. Under, you will also find detailed information on the legal basis and the methodology of the 2011 Census.

The upcoming Census in 2022 will be the second register-based population census supplemented by a sample survey and combined with a census of buildings and housing. These results will also be published in this database. The statistical offices of the Federation and the Länder will keep you informed about the preparations and the current time schedule of the upcoming Census at

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