News headlines this month proclaimed the UK has ‘narrowly avoided recession’. In ‘Recessions, GDP and Beyond’, the latest episode of our ‘Statistically Speaking’ podcast, we decode the ‘r’ word and explain why this sometimes misleading term is one the ONS is often cautious to avoid.Read more on The ‘R’ Word: What exactly is a ‘recession’ anyway?
To mark the end of 2022, the National Statistician Professor Sir Ian Diamond, looks back on another year of notable statistics which saw the release of over 1,000 publications from the Office for National Statistics.Read more on The Year in Numbers
Our population is growing and most of us can expect to live longer lives. But are we actually healthier, or…Read more on The role of public data in diagnosing the nation’s health
In this guest blog, Karl Wilding, Director of Public Policy and Volunteering at The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO)…Read more on Data driven social change?