How do parliamentary constituencies vary?
26-Mar-2015The latest interactive maps can be used to explore parliamentary constituencies in England and Wales, Great Britain and the United Kingdom.
How effective is getting a job in helping people leave poverty?
10-Mar-2015Of those aged 18 to 59 who were in income poverty, but then entered employment between 2007 and 2012, 70% moved out of poverty. The other 30% remained in poverty, despite entering employment.
How do childhood circumstances affect poverty and deprivation as an adult?
23-Sep-2014ONS looks at how childhood factors affect educational attainment, income poverty and material deprivation
5 facts about taxes and benefits
26-Jun-2014Find out how taxes and benefits affect household income in the UK
Household Taxes 2012/13 - Infographic
26-Jun-2014Taxes paid by the poorest and richest 20% of households
Summary: Tables from the Effects of Taxes and Benefits on Household Income, 1977-2012/13
26-Jun-2014Main tables from The Effects of Taxes and Benefits on Household Income publication for 1977 to 2012/13. These tables have been reproduced using the new modified-OECD income equivalisation scale that has been used in this publication from 2009/10.
Measuring National Well-being: Life in the UK, 2015
25-Mar-2015A snapshot of well-being is provided across the 10 domains of well-being, together with an overview of the assessment of change.
National Well-being wheel of measures, March 2015 (Pdf 809Kb)
25-Mar-2015The 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. This version also shows statistically significant change based on one and three year comparisons.
Poverty and Employment Transitions in the UK and EU, 2007-2012
10-Mar-2015The relationship between relative income poverty and participation in the labour market and the extent to which moving into employment is associated with leaving poverty. Analysis by a range of demographic factors, characteristics of employment and EU comparisons.
Public and Private Sector Earnings - November 2014
19-Nov-2014Estimates 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.
Intergenerational transmission of disadvantage in the UK & EU
23-Sep-2014Examines the extent to which the circumstances children grow up in affect their future life chances. Analysis is presented both for the UK and a number of other EU countries.
Sustainable Development Indicators, July 2014
10-Jul-2014An 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.
National Well-being Measures, March 2015 (Excel sheet 1049Kb)
25-Mar-2015Domains and measures of well-being. Also included is metadata about each measure and where available, a link to the source of each indicator and an indication of change for each measure where a method of assessment is applicable.
Public and Private Sector Earnings - November 2014 (Excel sheet 209Kb)
19-Nov-2014Differences in average hourly earnings in the public and private sector from 2002-2014 using regression analysis are presented, and the difficulties in making comparisons due to the differences between the two sectors are considered.
Intergenerational transmission of disadvantage in the UK & EU: Annex 1 (Excel sheet 26Kb)
23-Sep-2014Additional variables collected in 2011 EU-SILC module on intergenerational transmission of disadvantages.
Intergenerational transmission of disadvantage in the UK & EU: Annex 2 (Excel sheet 46Kb)
23-Sep-2014Derived variables used in the analysis.
Intergenerational transmission of disadvantage in the UK & EU: Annex 3 (Excel sheet 41Kb)
23-Sep-2014Logistic regression outputs for UK models
Sustainable Development Indicators, July 2014 (Excel sheet 613Kb)
10-Jul-2014Indicators and measures which provide 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.