Measuring National Well-being - Children's well-being, 2013
The article ‘Measuring National Well-being - Children’s Well-being, 2012’ (ONSa) reported children’s views on some aspects of their lives. This was based on data from the first wave of Understanding Society, the UK Household Longitudinal Study (UKHLS).This summary further explores children’s reports of their well-being based on the second wave of the study (UKLS, 2011–12) and provides links to other sources of data about children’s well-being.
Middle Income Households, 1977-2010/11
This short article analyses some of the key trends affecting the incomes of households in the middle of the income distribution. It studies the change in median household income between 1977 and 2010/11 and compares this with changes in GDP per person for both the UK and USA. The article then looks at how the characteristics of the middle fifth of households have changed over time and how the composition of their income has changed during the recent economic downturn and over the longer term.
Poverty and Social Exclusion in the UK and EU, 2005-2011
This article examines the extent to which people in the UK were at risk of poverty or social exclusion in 2011 and how this compares with other EU countries and over time.
The effects of taxes and benefits on household income, 2010/11 - pre-release access list (Pdf 90Kb)
Pre-release access list for the 2010/11 release of: The effects of taxes and benefits on household income.
The Effects of Taxes and Benefits on Household Income, 2010/2011
Examines how taxes and benefits redistribute income between various groups of households in the UK. The release shows where different types of households are in the income distribution and looks at the changing levels of income inequality over time.
The Effects of Taxes and Benefits on Household Income, 2010/2011 – Further Analysis and Methodology
This supplementary material is intended to provide further analysis on The effects of taxes and benefits on household income and to illustrate how these data are derived. It follows a similar structure to the statistical bulletin and also provides details on the methodology, concepts, sources and information on their quality.