Statistics for the Public Good – Our New Five-Year Strategy

Statistics for the Public Good – The UK Statistics Authority’s new 5-year strategy was launched Thursday 16 July 2020 following a period of drastic change across the statistical system in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Sir David Norgrove, chair of the authority, recaps the work that has gone on so far before outlining the principles of the strategy and how they will ensure public statistics can continue to improve into the future. 

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Coronavirus in care homes: What the latest ONS research tells us

Two new ONS analyses provide further insight on the impact of  coronavirus (COVID-19) on care homes.  While both help to improve understanding of this important subject, comparisons between the two should be made with caution.  Becky Tinsley summarises the latest findings and gives an insight into future analysis the ONS is planning.

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