Central Survey Unit (CSU)
is the leading social survey research organisation in Northern Ireland
and is one of the main business areas of the Northern Ireland
Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA), an Agency within the
Department of Finance and Personnel.
The Unit has a long track record and a
wealth of experience in the design, management and analysis of
behavioural and attitude surveys in the context of a wide range of
social policy issues. The Unit provides a survey research service to
Northern Ireland Government Departments and the wider public sector in
This site provides access to information
about our survey research, including:
- information about CSU
- details of survey design and content, and
- tables of results or publications for
Information on a particular topic or survey
can be obtained by clicking on the surveys section.
If you have been asked to take part
in a survey,
please click here
If you have been asked to
take part in the International Survey of Adult Skills please click here.
becoming a survey interviewer, please