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How to use the ONS Open Geography Portal

1st August 2022

The ONS Open Geography Portal is a useful resource for anybody working…
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Data analysis

List of ‘left-behind’ neighbourhoods

19th July 2022

  OCSI and Local Trust have developed a quantitative measure of ‘left-behind’…
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OCSI news

Consultation – Updating the English Indices of Deprivation

18th July 2022

  The Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities (DHLUC) has launched…
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OCSI news

Creating data profiles for GambleAware

5th July 2022

We are excited to start work on a project with GambleAware to…
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Resources and data

Explore Census 2021 data for counties, unitary councils and London boroughs

29th June 2022

The first outputs from Census 2021 are here. We have developed a…
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Data analysis

Census 2021 – East of England has seen the largest population increase

28th June 2022

We are very excited to report that the first datasets from Census…
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OCSI news

First Census 2021 outputs are here

28th June 2022

The first Census 2021 outputs are here. The data is  available for…
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OCSI news

Job vacancy: Research Communications Officer

30th May 2022

** THIS POSITION HAS NOW BEEN FILLED** We are looking for a…
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OCSI news

Have your say: Community Needs Index methodology review

26th May 2022

In 2018 we worked with Local Trust to develop a quantitative definition…
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OCSI news

First Census 2021 results are coming soon

25th May 2022

The ONS have announced that the first results from Census 2021 in…
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Data analysis

Where is the cost of living crisis likely to be hitting hardest?

21st April 2022

The recent energy price hikes alongside rising housing and food costs have…
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Data analysis

Job access score

28th March 2022

Understanding levels of connectivity between different places is essential to understanding how…
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left-behind areas

Levelling Up: what the plan is, and the role data will play

17th February 2022

The UK government has set out a transformative levelling up plan for…
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OCSI news

Census 2021 – What’s the latest news?

25th January 2022

  The Census 2021 release will be the most eagerly awaited publication…
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The APPG publishes its report, ‘Overcoming health inequalities in ‘left behind’ neighbourhoods’

14th January 2022

The APPG has just published its report, ‘Overcoming health inequalities in ‘left…
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OCSI news

We are closed for the festive period from Monday 21st December to Friday January 1st inclusive!

15th December 2021

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2022. We hope you all manage…
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left-behind areas

Climate change and ‘left behind’ neighbourhoods

6th December 2021

Continuing our exploration of themed collections of indicators we take a look…
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