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left-behind areas

All-Party Parliamentary Group published report into Connectivity and Left Behind Areas

20th April 2021

We’re thrilled to see such a positive response to the recently published…
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Resources and data

The role of data in tackling Covid-19

1st April 2021

We have just passed the one-year anniversary of the first UK wide…
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OCSI news

Job vacancy: Head of Technology

10th February 2021

Head of Technology Are you passionate about using technology to help bring…
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Resources and data

A guide to unemployment data

29th January 2021

During 2020 shocking unemployment statistics hit the headlines. This includes the largest…
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Resources and data

Aligning neighbourhood data to the Sustainable Development Goals

8th December 2020

We have been talking to community foundations about the ways they are…
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OCSI news

Does census data still have value almost ten years later?

23rd November 2020

2021 is on the horizon and that date means only one thing…
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Data analysis

Data Dives for the APPG on ‘left behind’ neighbourhoods

5th November 2020

Our research with Local Trust, on ‘left-behind’ areas, contributed to the creation of…
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Resources and data

Neighbourhood data on… Living Environments

26th October 2020

This series looks at a few key themes that are likely to…
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Resources and data

Neighbourhood data on… Financial Hardship

19th October 2020

This series looks at a few key themes that are likely to…
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Resources and data

Neighbourhood data on… Mental Health

12th October 2020

This series looks at a few key themes that are likely to…
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Resources and data

Neighbourhood data on… Communities

5th October 2020

This series looks at a few key themes that are likely to…
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Data analysis

The early impact of COVID-19 on ‘left behind’ neighbourhoods

22nd July 2020

Analysis of the early impacts of COVID-19 has shown that there are…
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Data analysis

Widespread rises in unemployment rates show the economic impact of COVID-19

21st May 2020

The unemployment claimant count data (released 19th May) provides a strong indication…
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Data analysis

Which local labour markets are most at risk?

29th April 2020

The RSA has published an excellent analysis piece, which has revealed that in some…
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Resources and data

Data and resources for responses to COVID-19

20th April 2020

  Various organisations have been publishing data and resources to support the…
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Resources and data

Data downloads and COVID-19 Vulnerability Index

1st April 2020

From all at OCSI, we hope you, your loved ones and colleagues…
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Data analysis

Community Needs Index – Your questions answered

15th January 2020

  Following on from the launch of our work with Local Trust…
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Data analysis

Community Needs Index – measuring social and cultural factors

21st October 2019

OCSI was commissioned by Local Trust to develop a quantitative measure of…
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