Office for National Statistics

Executive office of the UK Statistics Authority, a non-ministerial department which reports directly to the UK Parliament.

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Statistics Commission

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The Statistics Commission was a non-departmental public body established in June 2000 by the UK Government to oversee the work of the Office for National Statistics.

Government Statistical Service

Community of all civil servants in the United Kingdom who work in the collection, production and communication of official statistics.

Community of all civil servants in the United Kingdom who work in the collection, production and communication of official statistics.

Members of the GSS work in the Office for National Statistics, most UK Government departments, and the devolved administrations.

Citizen Information Project

In the United Kingdom, the Citizen Information Project (CIP) was a plan by the Office for National Statistics to build a national population register.

Christchurch, Dorset

Town and civil parish in Dorset on the south coast of England.

Town and civil parish in Dorset on the south coast of England.

Christchurch Castle ruins
Hart's Fusee Factory, built in 1845. The manufacture of fusee chains was an important industry in 19th-century Christchurch.
A P-47 Thunderbolt of the 405th Fighter Wing at RAF Christchurch, 1944
Christchurch Civic Offices
Christchurch Harbour with the Clay Pool (bottom right) where the rivers Avon and Stour converge. Stanpit Marsh (centre left), Wick (centre right) and Hengistbury Head (top right). The thin line of beach huts at the top left reveals the position of Mudeford Spit with the Isle of Wight on the horizon.
Monday market, Christchurch High Street.
The Mayor's Parlour and Saxon Square
The Constable's House, a Grade I listed Norman dwelling
Christchurch Priory dates from the 11th century
Place Mill
Christchurch railway station
Christchurch Library
John Stuart, 3rd Earl of Bute, Prime Minister between 1762–63, owned a mansion house in Christchurch

The Office for National Statistics predicted that by 2031, the percentage of residents over 65 will rise to 37.9.

Geocode cells of Geohash, with 8 (blue) and 9 (yellow) digits, a typical hierarchical grid, comparing with latitude-longitude (12 or more digits). A museum is a typical location to be pointed by a geocode, its gate need ~20 meters of precision.

ONS coding system

Geocode cells of Geohash, with 8 (blue) and 9 (yellow) digits, a typical hierarchical grid, comparing with latitude-longitude (12 or more digits). A museum is a typical location to be pointed by a geocode, its gate need ~20 meters of precision.

ONS codes are geocodes maintained by the United Kingdom's Office for National Statistics to represent a wide range of geographical areas of the UK, for use in tabulating census and other statistical data.

Newport, Wales

City and county borough in Wales, situated on the River Usk close to its confluence with the Severn Estuary, 12 mi northeast of Cardiff.

City and county borough in Wales, situated on the River Usk close to its confluence with the Severn Estuary, 12 mi northeast of Cardiff.

Newport Castle in 1784
Newport Castle, on the west bank of the River Usk
Newport, 1813
The attack on the Chartists by the Westgate Hotel, 4 November 1839
The former Inmos microprocessor factory
Royal Gwent Hospital, Cardiff Road
Llanwern steelworks
The Art Deco Newport Civic Centre
Newport Cathedral – St Woolos
The Church in Wales church of SS. Julius and Aaron
Riverfront Arts Centre next to the River Usk
Usk Plaza, Friars Walk
Newport bus station
Newport railway station in 2011
The Brynglas Tunnels in Newport are the only twin–bored tunnels in the UK motorway network
The City Bridge forms part of the Southern Distributor Road, spanning the River Usk
The A4072 (Forge Road)
The Old Green Interchange
Newport Bridge 2011
The Newport Transporter Bridge, opened in 1906
St Mark's Church
The façade of the former main Post Office, High Street
The Cenotaph, Clarence Place
University of South Wales Newport City centre campus
'Stand and Stare' statue commemorating the work of Newport poet W. H. Davies in Commercial Street
Riverside view at night around the Riverfront Arts Centre
Newport Centre
Newport City footbridge
Rodney Parade, home of Newport County, Dragons, and Newport RFC
St Josephs Amateur Boxing Club, George Street
Newport Arcade, High Street
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High Street
The Westgate Hotel in Commercial Street
Commercial Street
Kingsway Shopping Centre

Organisations based in the city include Airbus Defence and Space; the headquarters of the Office for National Statistics; the headquarters of the United Kingdom Intellectual Property Office (formerly known as the Patent Office); the General Insurance Division of Lloyds TSB; a large Panasonic manufacturing plant; a manufacturing plant for International Rectifier; the headquarters of insurance comparison site Gocompare; the headquarters of Wales and West Utilities; the shared-service centre for HM Prison Service; the Passport Office for much of the south and west of the UK; and the Wales headquarters of the Charity Commission and British Red Cross.

Titchfield St Peter's Church in 2006

Titchfield

Village in southern Hampshire, by the River Meon.

Village in southern Hampshire, by the River Meon.

Titchfield St Peter's Church in 2006
Titchfield Abbey in 2005

Just outside Titchfield is one of the offices of the Office for National Statistics.

Jil Matheson

Former National Statistician of the United Kingdom.

Former National Statistician of the United Kingdom.

Matheson succeeded Dame Karen Dunnell as National Statistician on 1 September 2009, and Chief Executive of the UK Statistics Authority (and the Office for National Statistics).

United Kingdom National Accounts - The Blue Book 2009 edition

United Kingdom National Accounts – The Blue Book

Used by government, banks, academics and industries to formulate the economic and social policies and monitor the economic progress of the United Kingdom.

Used by government, banks, academics and industries to formulate the economic and social policies and monitor the economic progress of the United Kingdom.

United Kingdom National Accounts - The Blue Book 2009 edition

The Blue Book is published by the UK Office for National Statistics alongside the United Kingdom Balance of Payments – The Pink Book.

John Pullinger

The National Statistician for the United Kingdom, serving in this role from 1 July 2014 until retiring on 30 June 2019.

The National Statistician for the United Kingdom, serving in this role from 1 July 2014 until retiring on 30 June 2019.

Pullinger was a statistician in the Central Statistical Office and later the Office for National Statistics from 1980, finally rising to Director of Social Statistics in 1996.