Equalities Census The South Gloucestershire Equalities Forum has compiled census information from the 2011 census about equalities groups in South Gloucestershire and about the makeup of population of South Gloucestershire. South Gloucestershire is broadly reflective of the UK population as a whole except with regard to the Black and Minority Ethnic community. This is at 5% is significantly below the national average of 14%. You can view a summary of the census information Download pdf presentation about equality communities, which was prepared specially for South Gloucestershire Equalities Forum. South Gloucestershire Joint Strategic Needs Assessment 2016 also has a useful section on the make up of the local population including material on the projected increasing numbers of older people.