Borough statistical information.

District Profiles

17 downloadable District Profile documents providing a statistical image of the district as a whole and for each of its 16 political wards. See District Profiles.

The National Census

The National Census is a count of all people and households which takes place every 10 years. It is the most complete source of information about the population that we have. For further information see National Census information.

Workforce Information

Basildon Council publishes Workforce Information for each financial year. See Icon for pdf Basildon Council - Workforce Profile 2018-19 [1.34MB].


Since 1801, every 10 years the nation has set aside one day for the National Census - a count of all people and households.
Basildon District was formed in 1974 and includes the towns of Basildon, Billericay and Wickford.