Importing UK census data via NOMIS and QGIS

How to join UK census data with a shapefile of UK output area boundaries with QGIS for use in Podaris.

This tutorial assumes that you have sourced a .CSV file of UK census data for the specific region that you intend to use in Podaris.

A common task in Podaris is importing demographic data for use in various analyses such as isochrone accessibility and travel-time analysis. This tutorial details the process of using QGIS 3 to correctly transform UK census data downloaded in the .CSV format for use as a dataset in Podaris.