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Data analysis

Green shoots? Analysis of the latest economic data

15th October 2009

The fall in the number of people receiving unemployment benefit last month…
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OCSI news

Data4nr recognised in economic assessment guidance

27th August 2009

The importance of the Data4nr service run by OCSI for the Department…
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Resources and data

Practical tools for making the most of your information to improve services

30th July 2009

The Audit Commission has just published their Is there something I should…
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OCSI Planning4care analysis supports the national Ageing Strategy

29th July 2009

The Cabinet Office Social Exclusion Task Force have just published their work…
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Resources and data

Local Economic Monitor helps understand local-level economic trends and drivers

28th July 2009

Public organisations increasingly need to understand local-level economic trends and drivers. To…
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Visualising data for decision-makers and researchers

12th February 2009

OCSI have been commissioned by the Department of Communities and Local Government…
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Visualising data – call for evidence

12th February 2009

We are carrying out a review of data visualisation – how data…
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Data analysis

Equalities data – what’s out there?

27th January 2009

Recently, I’ve mostly been … talking with different groups about gaps in…
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Supporting local information and research – OCSI report published

5th January 2009

In work OCSI have led for the Department of Communities and Local…
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Data analysis

How good is the Place Survey for assessing progress?

23rd December 2008

Early reports suggest that some areas may face difficulty in using the…
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OCSI Director appointed as Local Improvement Advisor

17th December 2008

OCSI Director Tom Smith has been appointed as a Local Improvement Advisor,…
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Supporting IDeA Equality Data Mapping

17th December 2008

OCSI’s work on Data for Neighbourhoods and Regeneration (Data4nr) and the South-East…
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OCSI rural deprivation seminar

1st December 2008

OCSI presented our work on rural deprivation at a seminar on December…
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Data for Neighbourhoods and Regeneration (Data4nr) tool

15th October 2008

The Data for Neighbourhoods and Regeneration (Data4nr) tool – www.data4nr.net – has been…
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Data for Neighbourhoods and Regeneration (Data4nr) consultation

16th September 2008

Data for Neighbourhoods and Regeneration (Data4nr) is a website tool – www.data4nr.net –…
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Improving Public Sector Information 2008

15th September 2008

OCSI Director Tom Smith will be chairing the LGC conference ‘Improving Public Sector…
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Supporting neighbourhood-level targeting for Local Area Agreements

19th August 2008

The Local Area Agreements agenda critically requires local partners to effectively assess…
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OCSI data tool supports equalities and diversity work

1st August 2008

OCSI have produced a comprehensive mapping of socio-economic data across the South-East…
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