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
Senior ONS statistician Pete Lee has been helping to strengthen Zimbabwe’s economic data. It’s part of an international commitment to give…Read more on ONS in Africa: Pooling expertise to make better statistics
The UK’s first data analytics apprentices started working with us this week. Heather Savory takes stock of progress as ONS gears up…Read more on On Data: by Heather Savory