On this page you will find links to letters, speeches and other background documents giving a variety of supporting information about the work of ONS, the issues it faces and its relationship with other organisations.
Some are available as web pages while others, due to their length and format, are available as downloadable documents.
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Issue date: 01 April 2008
Type: Background document
Letter from Glen Watson, Director of Census to Simon Briscoe, Timetric re 2011 Census population estimates, 2 August 2012
Correspondence between Sir Michael Scholar, Chair of UK Statistics Authority, Stephen Penneck, Director General of ONS and Kate Barker CBE re CPI, January 2012
Correspondence between Sir Michael Scholar and Stephen Penneck re construction and GDP statistics, 16-17 August 2011
Letter to Iain Duncan Smith, MP concerning the presentation of statistics on youth unemployment
Letter from the Director General in response to article in journal of the International Association of Official Statisticians
Letter to the Institute of Economic Affairs - minutes of the Shadow Monetary Policy Committee
Statistical Evidence on Counting the Population
Letter and additional evidence from Karen Dunnell to the House of Lords Select Committee on Economic Affairs
Statistical submission from the National Statistician to the House of Lords Economic Affairs Committee
Letter from HM Treasury to National Expenditure & Income Division, ONS, 3 July 2007
Letter from Karen Dunnell to David Rhind regarding plans for the ONS Work Programme 07/08 and supporting information
Letter to David Rhind - Bill Martin's views on the state of the National Accounts
Letter from David Rhind - Modernising the National Accounts and plans for Blue Book 2007
Letter to David Rhind - Modernising the National Accounts and plans for Blue Book 2007
Letter from Sir Gus O'Donnell KCB - Secretary of the Cabinet and Head of the Home Civil Service
Letter to Sir Gus O'Donnell KCB - Secretary of the Cabinet and Head of the Home Civil Service
Letter to Michael Fallon MP - Treasury sub-Committee
Letter to Permanent Secretaries - Task Force on Migration Statistics
Task Force on Migration Statistics - Terms of Reference