As we approach the centenary of women’s suffrage, gender issues remain a topic of fierce interest and debate through issues such as the gender pay gap, sexual harassment and male suicide. Last week, Emma Rourke took part in an event which asked do we have the data we need to make informed decisions on how to tackle issues of gender equality? Here, Emma explains the role data has to play.Read more on The gender data gap
On current projections almost 1 in 6 of the world’s population will be aged 60 or over by 2030 and there are many gaps in the knowledge we need to inform the social and economic policy response.
Emma Rourke explains how ONS is rising to the challenge.
There are few topics more debated and discussed than migration. Emma Rourke explains how ONS is addressing some big questions about a big issue.Read more on Migration: the ins and outs of the outs and ins.
ONS’ public policy analysis divisions collectively produce hundreds of statistics each year. But how are they used? Are we supplying…Read more on Good Stats for Good Evidence – Emma Rourke on how ONS influences key decisions.