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Key Publications

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

  • Excess Winter Mortality in England and Wales, 2013/14 (Provisional) and 2012/13 (Final) 28-Nov-2014
    Provisional estimated figures of excess winter mortality (EWM) for the winter period 2013/14, and final figures for the winter period 2012/13, in England and Wales. Historical trends from 1950/51 onwards are also presented for comparison purposes.
  • Adult Smoking Habits in Great Britain, 2013 25-Nov-2014
    Covers the proportion who smoke cigarettes, cigarette consumption and type of cigarette smoked (packeted or hand-rolled). Includes preliminary findings from analysis of e-cigarette data. Trends and demographic breakdowns are provided.
  • Underemployment and Overemployment in the UK, 2014 25-Nov-2014
    Underemployment and Overemployment in the UK over time and how it has changed since the economic downturn in 2008. It also focuses on underemployment by age, full-time/part-time status, self employed/employee status, occupation and by region.
  • Public and Private Sector Earnings - November 2014 19-Nov-2014
    Estimates of differences between public and private sector pay for the UK as whole and its constituent regions and devolved countries are presented. Estimates are calculated by regression analysis which controls for some of the other factors which may affect how much an individual is paid.
  • House Price Index, September 2014 18-Nov-2014
    Mix-adjusted average house prices and house price indices for the UK and its component countries and regions.
  • Output in the Construction Industry, September and Q3 2014 14-Nov-2014
    Construction output at current price and chained volume measures seasonally adjusted by public and private sector.

Key Data

Reference table: Regional Labour Market: HI10 - Headline Indicators for Wales, November 2014 (Excel sheet 2237Kb) 12-Nov-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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