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Better Statistics Better Decisions: Strategy for UK Statistics, 2015-2020

Purpose:

This is a five year strategy for the UK official statistics system. The first period in the life of the UK Statistics Authority, since it was established by statute in 2008, was a success. A clear identity was established which built trust in statistics.

Target audience:

Producers of Official Statistics

Policy details

Metadata item Details
Version number:1.2
Mandatory or optional?

Mandatory

Effective date:1 April 2015
Next recommended review date:22 February 2019
Frequency of review:It is anticipated that the guidance will be reviewed and updated periodically, in response to experiences of using it as well as to reflect possible updates to the Code itself.
Primary contact:

gss@statistics.gov.uk

Author:Central Policy Secretariat
Commissioner:Karen Dunnell - National Statistician
Approver:Karen Dunnell - National Statistician
Date of approval:1 June 2016

Version history

Version Date Title Changes
29 October 2014
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Effective date
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