Ethnic Codes

We have a duty on behalf of the Department for Education to collect details of ethnic background for all children in school. Below are the ethnic codes they have described.

WBRI
White British

WIRI
White Irish

WIRT
White traveller of Irish Heritage

WROM
White Gypsy or Roma

WEUR
White Eastern European

WOTH
Any other white background

MWBC
Mixed White and Black Caribbean

MWBA
Mixed White and Black African

MWAP
Mixed White and Pakistani

MWAO
Mixed White and any other Asian background

MOTH
Any other mixed background

AIND
Indian

APKN
Pakistani

ABAN
Bangladeshi

AOTH
Any other Asian background

BCRB
Caribbean

BSOM
Somali

BAOF
Other Black African

BOTH
Any other Black background

CHNE
Chinese

OYEM
Yemeni

OOEG
Any other ethnic group