With the Civil Service Live events over for another year, Owen Abbott, Head of Big Data at ONS explains how his team’s attendance sparked a curiosity around data science.Read more
Alison Adams explains how ONS is leading the way in developing a degree level apprenticeship – based data science qualification….Read more
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 This award recognises the steps ONS takes to enable external researchers to access detailed and unpublished data while protecting the confidentiality of personal information.Read more
Miles Fletcher reveals how ONS expertise helped the UK’s national news broadcasters to make their election coverage data-rich and statistically accurate.Read more
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.Read more