Briefing: Recent ONS place-based statistics and intelligence

Policy product type
LGiU essential policy briefing
Published date
July 16, 2019
David Marlow, LGIU Associate
Issues Covered
  • growth
  • importance of population stats
  • local authority capacity to analyse ONS publications
  • place-based statistics
  • research and intelligence requirements
Devolution, Democracy, Scrutiny and Governance, Economy and Regeneration, Housing and Planning
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This briefing provides an overview of selected recent ONS releases of place-based statistics at local authority level – especially population estimates and forecasts, labour market, household income, housing, productivity, and electoral statistics. It highlights the importance to local authorities of analysing what they tell us.

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