2011 Census: How do you fit in?

Image caption The census is carried out every 10 years

The population of England and Wales has grown 7% to 56.1 million in 10 years, according to the 2011 census.

Half of this rise is due to migration with people coming to England and Wales from India, Poland and Pakistan.

The census also reveals that 45% of Londoners are white British - down from 58% in 2001, and that Muslims now make up 4.8% of the population of England and Wales.

People renting from a private landlord or letting agency increased from 1.9 million in 2001 to 3.6 million in 2011.

And there are more over 65-year-olds now.

BBC News would like to hear how you fit in with the Census results.

Send your story using the form below:

How does the census represent you? Are you a resident who was born abroad? If so, why did you decide to live in England or Wales? Are you over 65? How has your community changed in 10 years? What are your religious beliefs and have they changed?

Your contact details

If you are happy to be contacted by a BBC journalist please leave a telephone number that we can contact you on. In some cases a selection of your comments will be published, displaying your name as you provide it and location, unless you state otherwise. Your contact details will never be published. When sending us pictures, video or eyewitness accounts at no time should you endanger yourself or others, take any unnecessary risks or infringe any laws. Please ensure you have read the terms and conditions.

Terms and conditions

The BBC's Privacy Policy