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Subject: Communities

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  • Urban Audit - Comparing United Kingdom and European towns and cities, 2010-12 23-Jul-2014
    Urban Audit is a European Commission sponsored project to provide comparable data on urban areas. Urban Audit, 2010- 2012, includes 185 main variables for the UK and further derived figures based on these. More than 800 towns and cities are covered across the EU28, (plus Iceland, Norway, Switzerland and Turkey), 163 of which are in the UK. This article sets out to provide an overview of key variables linked to urban policy themes that are relevant to EU, national and local government.
  • Urban Audit - Perceptions of city life in the United Kingdom and Europe, 2012 23-Jul-2014
    Urban Audit is a European Commission sponsored project to provide comparable data on urban areas. The 2012 Perception Survey, complementary to the quantitative data, interviewed people in 79 cities (of which 6 are in the UK), asking what they think about many issues, including their city’s built environment, cultural facilities, pollution, and safety. This article looks at data for cities to assess how typical or otherwise perceptions in UK cities are compared with other European cities.
  • Measuring National Well-being: Insights across Society, the Economy and the Environment, 2014 22-Jul-2014
    Summarises the outputs from the Measuring National Well-being (MNW) Programme since its launch in November 2010. Highlighting how Programme outputs have contributed to a better understanding of national well-being, domestic and international impacts and identifies future challenges.
  • Measuring Social Capital 18-Jul-2014
    Proposed headline measures of social capital for intended use in policy development and research. Part of the ONS Measuring National Well-being programme. ONS will continue to develop the measures responding to feedback from users and experts.
  • Sustainable Development Indicators, July 2014 10-Jul-2014
    An overview of progress toward a sustainable economy, society and environment. Published alongside the headline and supplementary indicators are assessments of change, both short and long term.
  • Household Satellite Accounts - Valuing household transport in the UK, 2010 04-Jul-2014
    Output of the household production of transport in the UK from 1995/1997 to 2010, experimental methodology and statistics.

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