All methodology

  • Consumer Prices Indices Technical Manual, 2019

    Methodology | Released on 17 April 2024

    Explanation of how measures of consumer price inflation and associated indices are compiled.

    Keywords: CPI, inflation, prices, CPIH, RPI

  • Income and earnings statistics guide

    Methodology | Released on 12 April 2024

    Explains the relationship between income and earnings data and outlines the statistics produced by the Office for National Statistics, Department for Work and Pensions and HM Revenue and Customs.

    Keywords: wages, household income, income, earnings

  • GP Access Survey QMI

    Methodology | Released on 3 April 2024

    Quality and Methodology Information (QMI) for the GP Access Survey, detailing the strengths and limitations of the data, methods used, and data uses.

    Keywords: NHS, health, wait, contact, GP

  • Economic activity and social change in the UK, real-time indicators methodology

    Methodology | Released on 2 April 2024

    Methodology for the data collection, aggregation, analysis and presentation for the real-time indicators bulletin.

    Keywords: faster indicators, consumer behaviour, business and workforce, energy and housing, transport

  • Business Investment QMI

    Methodology | Released on 28 March 2024

    Quality and Methodology Information for business investment, detailing the strengths and limitations of the data, methods used and data uses and users.

    Keywords: GFCF, buildings, transport equipment, machinery, methodology

  • Mid-year population estimates QMI

    Methodology | Released on 26 March 2024

    Quality and methodology information for mid-year population estimates in the UK, detailing the strengths and limitations of the data, methods used, and data uses and users.

    Keywords: quality, methodology, population estimates

  • Health state life expectancies, UK QMI: 2020 to 2022

    Methodology | Released on 26 March 2024

    Quality and methodology information for health state life expectancies, UK, detailing the strengths and limitations of the data, methods used and data uses and users.

    Keywords: health, disability-free, trends, geography, longevity

  • Housing affordability in England and Wales QMI

    Methodology | Released on 25 March 2024

    Quality and methodology Information for housing affordability in England and Wales, detailing the strengths and limitations of the data, methods used and data uses and users.

    Keywords: QMI, housing, earnings, workplace, HPSSAs, ASHE

  • Funded occupational pension schemes in the UK QMI

    Methodology | Released on 20 March 2024

    Quality and Methodology Information for the funded occupational pension schemes in the UK using data from the Financial Survey of Pension Schemes (FSPS), detailing the strengths and limitations of the data, methods used and data uses and users.

    Keywords: strengths, limitations, data, methodology

  • Quality assurance of administrative data used in the Price Index of Private Rents

    Methodology | Released on 20 March 2024

    Quality assurance of the administrative data used in the monthly production of the Price Index of Private Rents.

    Keywords: Rents, Price, Housing, Administrative, Data