News & blogs
The Administrative Data | Agricultural Research Collection project powers on
27 November 2023
The Administrative Data | Agricultural Research Collection (AD|ARC) project hopes to enhance the prosperity and wellbeing of farm households. In this blog, Dr Paul Caskie reflects on what was achieved in the first phase of funding and the plans for the next stage.
ADR Wales and Welsh Government report on Welsh language ability is first publication to use analysis in the Integrated Data Service
26 October 2023
A new report, produced by ADR Wales in partnership with the Welsh Government and the Office for National Statistics (ONS), is the first published output using analysis in the Integrated Data Service. The report explores the differences between estimates of Welsh language ability reported in Census 2021 and the Labour Force Survey.
Are farming households different to other rural households in Wales? A view from the AD|ARC project
12 October 2023
Stuart Neil is the agriculture and rural affairs statistician working within Welsh Government and a steering group member for the ADR UK-funded Administrative Data | Agricultural Research Collection (AD|ARC) project. In a blog, Stuart discusses the picture emerging from early work on farming households in Wales and how this can help to inform policy decisions that may benefit the people that live in them.
COVID-19 vaccine inequality found among people experiencing homelessness in Wales, study suggests
11 October 2023
A year into the mass vaccination programme, people who experienced homelessness in Wales had lower rates of COVID-19 vaccine uptake, an ADR Wales study has found.
The power of people: a human geographer’s mission to end homelessness
4 September 2023
As we look forward to the ADR UK Conference 2023, our series of blogs delving into the work of its keynote speakers continues. Beth MacDonald (Engagement Officer, Office for National Statistics) sat down with Professor Peter Mackie from the School of Geography and Planning at Cardiff University, to learn more about his impactful work and keynote presentation. To hear more from Peter and our other keynote speakers, along with a variety of engaging sessions, buy your ticket for the conference.