Tag: statistics

Data Analyst

Start date: November 2017
Location: Edinburgh

GeoWise helps Public Sector and Not-for-Profit organisations create effective evidence-bases and local information web sites to engage funders, policy-makers and partners. We do this by creating and delivering innovative services and software to …

Deputy Director, Head of Methodology

Business Area: ONS – Statistical Methods, Research and Innovation

Salary: Circa £70,000.00

Location:  Newport, Wales, NP10 8XG
Titchfield, South East, PO15 5RR

About the job

Job Description

Bringing innovative ideas to this senior executive role, you will drive a step …

MSc in Social Research Methods and Statistics (FT/PT) – places available

MSc in Social Research Methods and Statistics (FT/PT)


The MSc programme provides a firm grounding in advanced quantitative methods, taught within an applied framework. The programme is designed to be accessible to people without a statistical background. It includes …

The 2021 Census initial view on content for England and Wales (Topic Consultation)

The Census Transformation Programme ran a public consultation between 4 June and 27 August 2015 inviting responses to their initial view on content for the 2021 Census. An overview of the received responses is now available from the ONS website.…

UPDATE: Smoking, Drinking and Drug Use Among Young People in England survey consultation – outcomes published

Outcomes from the Smoking, Drinking and Drug Use Among Young People (SDD) survey consultation exercise have now been published.

The Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC) have been reviewing the format and content of the SDD survey and ran …

British Social Attitudes Survey 32nd Report – ‘The Verdict on Five Years of Coalition Government’

The 32nd report of the British Social Attitudes Survey reveals that public attitudes to several major issues have remained consistent during the current government’s tenure. While it might be expected that cuts to public services and controversial reforms such as …

The Future of Statistical Sciences

Statistics and Science: A Report of the London Workshop on the Future of the Statistical Sciences is the product of a high-level meeting in London in November 2013 attended by 100 prominent statisticians from around the world. This invitation-only summit …

LARIA London Event – Update and downloads

Thank you to all who attended the LARIA London event and to the GLA for hosting. It was a very successful meeting with plenty of ideas to take away and implement in our own authorities.

To download presentations please click …

Measuring national well-being: life in the UK 2014

This release from the ONS provides the latest overview of wellbeing in the UK today. The Measuring National Well-being programme began in November 2010 with the aim to ‘develop and publish an accepted and trusted set of National Statistics which …

World of Statistics

LARIA (Local Area Research and Intelligence Association)
Neil Wholey

The new fascinating website for the World of Statistics is now live! The aim of the organisation is to

Increase public awareness of the power and impact of statistics on all…

LARIA response to ONS consultation on Statistical Products

LARIA represents a range of different local researchers: in particular local government, NHS, police, fire and rescue services, private sector and individual freelance and academic researchers. We have 700 individual members and over 119 corporate member organisations. A full list …