Jonathan Athow writes about including owner occupier housing costs in consumer price inflation and explains why ONS has decided…Read more on Including owner occupier housing costs in measures of inflation
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.
“The happiness gap: how happy days are here again – but not for all”, “Women no longer the happier…Read more on Happy New Year? Glenn Everett on the National Well-being Programme
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!