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Understanding the relationship between social vulnerability and exposure to flood risk

28th September 2022

Floods are a significant concern in agriculture, civil engineering and public health….
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How do councils present Census 2021 data?

7th September 2022

The census is one of the most important data releases for policymakers…
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Data analysis

Research for the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for ‘left-behind’ neighbourhoods

24th August 2022

Local Trust and OCSI developed a quantitative measure of left-behind neighbourhoods using…
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Resources and data

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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