Institute of Epidemiology & Health Care


Welsh language: A million Welsh speakers by 2050?

Research brief shows who gained ability in speaking the Welsh Language over a 10 year period between 2001-2011 and what more can be looked at in the 2021 Census.

Policy brief

Oliver Duke-Williams and Nicola Shelton

This research brief has been produced by CeLSIUS to show what the ONS LS tells us about Welsh language speaking. It outlines findings using the 2001 and 2011 Census and points to further research that is possible using data from the 2021 Census. 

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