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British Social Attitudes 36
The British Social Attitudes survey has been carried out annually since 1983 and is our longest running survey. Over 90,000 people have taken part in the study so far.
Health Survey for England
The Health Survey for England is a yearly survey that monitors the health of the nation. It has been running since 1991.
Evaluation of the National Child Protection Inspection (NCPI) programme on policing
The National Child Protection Inspection programme (NCPI) is run by HMICFRS and assesses the quality of child protection practices in police forces across England and Wales.
National Travel Survey
The only annual survey to look at how, why, when and where we travel.
Adult Psychiatric Morbidity Survey
APMS datasets are the only national source of information on rates of treated and untreated mental illness.
Flood- and weather-damaged homes and mental health
This study looked at whether living in a home damaged by weather or flooding was linked with people’s mental health.
English Housing Survey
The English Housing Survey (EHS) is a major government survey into homes and housing in England.
Food and You
The latest report from the Food Standards Agency's flagship consumer survey is now available.
Survey of Londoners
A new study designed to provide a robust, up-to-date and representative evidence base on key issues for Greater London Authority’s social integration and wider social policy agendas.
The main source of evidence for the Government on how much the public participates in digital, cultural and sporting activities.
Do Scotland and England & Wales Have Different Views About Immigration?
This report compares attitudes towards immigration in Scotland with those in England & Wales.
Ongoing workforce challenges in the early years sector; poor pay, increasing workload and low status
This study forms strand 3 of a broader research project, funded by the Nuffield Foundation and conducted in collaboration with the Education Policy Institute (EPI).
British Social Attitudes
Tracking changes in people's social, political and moral attitudes since 1983
Scottish Social Attitudes
Sister survey to British Social Attitudes focusing on changes in attitudes in Scotland since 1999
What UK Thinks: EU
UK attitudes to the EU and the EU Referendum
What Scotland Thinks
Attitudes to how Scotland and the UK should be governed
Health Survey for England
Health trends since 1991