Jamie Jenkins looks at the ONS data behind news stories on deaths from starvation and thirst. “You may have…Read more on Understanding ONS statistics on patient deaths.
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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.
One of the favourite ONS-related memes our social media team come across is the ‘Empty IPS desk’. Someone tweets a…Read more on Empty desks – why evidence of absence does not mean absence of evidence!
“When I wrote the introductory post in this blog a few weeks ago, I said that our purpose was to…Read more on John’s Turing Lecture: Mobilising the power of data to help Britain make better decisions