Introduction to statistical disclosure control

Open to
All staff in the Government Statistical Service
Training category
Type of training
Face to face, Online
One day
Learning Academy
Office for National Statistics
London, Newport, Titchfield


This classroom based session aims to introduce participants to potential disclosure risks and available statistical disclosure control methods.

Learning outcomes:

By the end of the course, participants will understand:

  • what is meant by statistical disclosure risk and statistical disclosure control
  • why there is a need to protect data against disclosure
  • how to recognise situations where there is a risk of statistical disclosure
  • the disclosure techniques and tools that are used to protect data
  • and be aware of the GSS guidance for disclosure control

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