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  • Who are NatCen?

    We’re Britain’s largest independent social research agency. For the last 40 years we’ve worked on behalf of government and charities to find out what people really think about important social issues and how Britain is run.

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    • Our People Tile Our people

      Our research experts are the best in the business and our senior managers are leaders in their fields. 

      Meet our staff

    • Clientslogos Tile Image Who we work with

      Our clients include government, think tanks, charities, businesses, universities and other research organisations.  

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  • Work for us

    We are always on the lookout for people who are passionate about understanding society and making the lives of people in Britain better. 

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    • Robert Burgess Our governance

      From our Chair of Trustees

      A note from Professor Sir Robert Burgess on the passing year, and a look ahead to the challenges for NatCen in the upcoming year.

      Find out more about our governance

  • What our clients say
    •   As always the quality of questionnaire design and testing was very high, as was the fieldwork.  

      Steve Webster, Health and Social Care Information Centre

    •   They understood well what we were seeking to find out and set out a very thought through methodology to answer our research question that has resulted in robust research.  

      Claire Telfer, Save the Children

    •   The response rate achieved from the sample exceeded our expectations and the level of customer service provided by the Project Manager was outstanding.  

      David Helm, Herefordshire Council