Promoting the 1951 census

Promoting the 1951 census

This illustration, from a booklet promoting the 1951 census, shows changing age ratios among the population. The production of publicity material to justify and inform about the census has long accompanied the taking of the census.
April 8 1951: The Census Explained
(London, HMSO, 1951) p.13, Catalogue reference: RG 27/13