Office for National Statistics


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Office for National Statistics (ONS)

the UK government agency responsible for the collection, analysis and publication of economic, social and demographic statistics including the retail price index, national income accounts, balance- of-payments accounts, social trends, labour market data and periodic census of the population and health statistics.

ONS was formed in 1996 from the merger of the Central Statistical Office and the Office of Population Censuses and Surveys.

Office for National Statistics (ONS)

the UK government agency responsible for the collection, analysis and publication of economic, social and demographic statistics, including the consumer price index, national income accounts, balance-of-payments accounts, social trends, labour market data and periodic censuses of the population and health statistics.

ONS was formed in 1996 from the merger of the Central Statistical Office and the Office of Population Censuses and Surveys.

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Sir Ian Diamond has been appointed by the Queen as the next chief executive of the UK Statistics Authority, the permanent secretary of the Office for National Statistics, and head of the Government Statistical Service.
a call-off contract will allow the office for national statistics to focus on the published volumes from the 1961 census and earlier years, potentially all the way back to 1801.
New figures from the Office for National Statistics show that marriage rates for opposite-sex couples in 2016 were lower at all ages compared with 2006, except for men aged 60 and over and women aged 50 and over.
Figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show INFLATION was unchanged in October as higher prices for utilities and petrol were offset by a slide in food and clothing costs.
You're more likely to quit cigarettes if you live with other people, according to data from The Office for National Statistics
Figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show that the top 20 most common non-British nationalities in 2017 include Poland 1,021,000Romania 411,000Republic of Ireland 350,000India 346,000 Italy 297,000 Portugal 235,000 Lithuania 199,000 Pakistan 188,000 Spain 182,000 and France 181,000.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Dec.12 (ANI): According to the UK Office for National Statistics' regular report, visas granted to Indian nationals in the year to September 2017 stood at 517,000 - a nine percent increase on the previous year.
The latest data from the Office for National Statistics, published in March 2017, reveals that the UK population grew to an estimated 65.1 million in 2015.
The total and percentage of contracts not guaranteeing a minimum number of hours were unchanged from November 2015, although the number of businesses using them fell, said the Office for National Statistics.
Female employment is now higher than pre-recession levels and indeed since comparable records began in 1992 (Office for National Statistics, 2016a).
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said the UK's deficit on trade in goods and services hit PS4.5bn, shrinking from PS5.6bn in June.

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