As part of our series of posts on the 2021/2022 UK censuses, we explore how the UK Data Service offers access to UK census data from 1971 to 2011, and how the 2021/2022 censuses have developed from earlier versions.
Author: Rob Dymond-Green
Rob Dymond-Green of the UK Data Service explores Kepler.gl, an open source mapping tool for large scale datasets.
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) have been recently doing work on question design and gauging the effect of asking questions on topics such as Gender identity, Sexual orientation and Armed forces community. These questions are new following feedback from an earlier topic consultation or to address a policy need. For the new armed forces question, […]
Sanah Yousaf, one of our interns talks about how she approached the task of learning R. The current project I am working on as an intern at UK Data Service Census Support is creating Townsend deprivation scores with UK 2011 Census data. To allow UK Data Service Census Support users to produce their own Townsend […]
Amy Bonsall, one of our interns talks about how she approached the task of working out how to calculate Townsend scores and then of finding others work to compare against as a way to quality assure the methodology. As part of the internship project to calculate deprivation scores after finding sources that provide an outline […]
Amy Bonsall one of our interns talks about what deprivation is and how it could be calculated. As a student at the University of Manchester studying criminology I was lucky enough to get the opportunity to work on a project with the UK Data Service as an intern calculating Townsend Deprivation Scores for the UK […]
We’ve been lucky enough to have two interns come and work with us over the summer. They have been working on creating a set of Townsend Deprivation scores, using the UK 2011 Census data we have available via InFuse. The interns came to us through the University of Manchester Q-Step Centre, which coordinates with different types […]