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News Release: Census gives insights into characteristics of the population in Wales 11-Dec-2012
Characteristics of the Wales population at national and local authority level are published today from the latest findings of the 2011 Census in England and Wales, conducted by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
Article: Region and Country Profiles - Directory of Tables 19-Dec-2013
A list of data tables included in all the latest Region and Country Profile releases. It includes hyperlinks to each file.
Summary: Wales had one of the oldest populations in the UK in 2012 17-Oct-2013
The latest ONS Region and Country Profiles analysis takes a look at the characteristics of Wales, exploring aspects such as population, age, employment and house prices.

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Latest Publications

  • Self-employed workers in the UK - 2014 20-Aug-2014
    An examination of self-employment, looking at changes over time, occupational changes, inflows and outflows, the income of the self-employed and regional and international comparisons.
  • House Price Index, June 2014 19-Aug-2014
    Mix-adjusted average house prices and house price indices for the UK and its component countries and regions.
  • Baby Names in England and Wales, 2013 15-Aug-2014
    Most popular first names for baby boys and girls. Derived from final annual births registration data and include all live births in England and Wales.
  • Regional Labour Market, August 2014 13-Aug-2014
    Employment, unemployment, inactivity, jobs and the Claimant Count for regions, local authorities and parliamentary constituencies.
  • Output in the Construction Industry, June and Q2 2014 08-Aug-2014
    Construction output at current price and chained volume measures seasonally adjusted by public and private sector.
  • Index of Private Housing Rental Prices, April to June 2014 25-Jul-2014
    The Index of Private Housing Rental Prices (IPHRP) measures the change in price of property rented by private landlords. The index is published as a series of price indices covering Great Britain, its constituent countries and the English regions.

Key Data

Reference table: Regional Labour Market: HI10 - Headline Indicators for Wales, August 2014 (Excel sheet 2235Kb) 13-Aug-2014
Labour Market indicators for Wales, covering employment, unemployment, Claimant Count, full and part time and temporary workers and jobs.
Reference table: Regional GVA Graphing Tool, 1997-2012 (Excel sheet 219Kb) 11-Dec-2013
A tool allowing the user to graph official estimates of regional Gross Value Added (GVA) released on 11th December 2013.
Reference table: Population Estimates for UK, England and Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland, Mid 2012 (ZIP 826Kb) 08-Aug-2013
Estimates of the usual resident population for the UK as at 30 June of the reference year. Provided by administrative area, single year of age and sex.

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