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 This award recognises the steps ONS takes to enable external researchers to access detailed and unpublished data while protecting the confidentiality of personal information.Read more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
Mark Gautrey reflects on a very special field trip to Rwanda in which he helped to evaluate the country’s current progress in civil registration and vital statistics.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
Ben Whitestone explains how ONS is planning to transform the way it collects, analyses and uses data to give the…Read more