Data

ONS wins Innovation of the Year award

The Office for National Statistics has been awarded the ‘Cyber Resilience Innovation of the Year’ award. This award recognises the steps ONS takes to enable external researchers to access detailed and unpublished data while protecting the confidentiality of personal information.

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Beyond 2021 – transforming the Census

The 2021 Census will be the UK’s first predominantly online census. For future decades ONS is exploring the possibility of a Census based on linking together administrative data  supported by survey information.

Becky Tinsley on how ONS is refining its approach to gathering and using administrative data – information people have already supplied to other government bodies – to produce census-type outputs.

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