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Topic: Societal Wellbeing

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  • National Well-being Measures, March 2014 18-Mar-2014
    This article is published as part of the ONS Measuring National Well-being Programme. The programme aims to produce accepted and trusted measures of the well-being of the nation - how the UK as a whole is doing. The article outlines the latest changes to the measures of national well-being and is part of the ongoing refinement of measures.
  • National Well-being wheel of measures, March 2014 (Pdf 2801Kb) 18-Mar-2014
    The wheel contains all the domains of well-being and the measures contained within each one. In all cases the latest datapoint is shown. The wheel also contains the units of measurement as these vary depending on the indicator used.
  • Measuring National Well-being: Children's Well-being, 2014 06-Mar-2014
    This article proposes a draft set of measures of national well-being for children aged 0 to 15. The measures are the latest output from the ONS Measuring National Well-being (MNW) programme and are released alongside a draft set of measures of national well-being for young people aged 16 to 24.
  • Measuring National Well-being - Young People's Well-being, 2014 06-Mar-2014
    This publication proposes a draft set of measures of national well-being for young people aged 16 to 24. The measures are the latest output from the ONS Measuring National Well-being (MNW) programme and are released alongside a draft set of measures of national well-being for children  aged 0 to 15.
  • Commuting and Personal Well-being, 2014 12-Feb-2014
    This article expands on regression analysis previously published by ONS looking at which factors matter most to personal well-being. It uses data from the Annual Population Survey to examine the relationship between commuting and personal well-being when other factors that may affect well-being are held constant.
  • Household Satellite Accounts - Valuing Voluntary Activity in the UK 12-Dec-2013
    Voluntary activity was worth £23.9 billion in the UK in 2012, 1.5% of GDP. Its evolution since 2000 and methodological approaches are discussed in this article.

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