Feasibility study exploring the potential to link administrative education data to the Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings
This feasibility study is part of the Wage and Employment Dynamics (WED) project. It explores the potential to link the Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings (ASHE) dataset to administrative education data.
Understanding and addressing educational underachievement: New evidence from linked administrative data in Northern Ireland
This policy brief explores educational underachievement according to GCSE attainment outcomes in Northern Ireland.
The GUIE linked dataset: Key messages from stakeholders (February 2022)
This report highlights key messages from the ADR England Children & Young People Representative Panel on the potential of the GUIE linked dataset for research on children’s health, education and wellbeing.
Data Insights: European Union migrants living in Wales (January 2022)
This Data Insight from ADR Wales examines the differences between the number of European Union (EU) migrants living in Wales, and other countries of the UK, using different data sources. It particularly focuses on applications to the EU Settlement Scheme (EUSS), which has been a requirement for EU nationals living in the UK following the UK’s decision to leave the EU. In addition to considering the number of EU migrants from the different data sources, it also compares information on the origin countries of EU migrants to the UK.
Data Insights: Informing better use of Welsh hospital admissions data in the SAIL Databank (January 2022)
This Data Insight from ADR Wales reviewed the clinical coding completeness and lag in the Patient Episode Database for Wales (PEDW). Findings indicate there is a significant lag in clinical coding which people using PEDW should be aware should be aware of. This is important because it indicates that partial episode information is initially entered into PEDW and the records are subsequently updated with clinical coding information. Therefore caution must be exercised when using recent extracts of the dataset for analysis.
Data Insights: Occupation and Covid-19 deaths: Scotland in a comparative perspective (December 2021)
In this Data Insight, ADR Scotland explores how Covid-19 mortality rates vary by occupation for women and men in Scotland in the period between 1 March 2020 and 31 January 2021. Using a national novel linked data collection, we contrast preliminary results for Scotland with those from a similar linked data study for England.
Data Insights: Geographical profiling verses individual risk profiling in reducing rates of low birth weight and improving school readiness (December 2021)
This Data Insight explores the Flying Start programme as a geographical profiling tool to anonymously identify vulnerable families. It also explores data driven models as an alternative method of identifying individuals at risk of experiencing adverse events.
Accelerating public policy research with synthetic data
This report from the Behavioural Insights Team investigates the different types and uses of synthetic data, emerging themes and recommendations for use.
The WED linked dataset: Key messages from stakeholders (December 2021)
This report highlights key messages from stakeholders from charitable foundations, equalities groups, recruiters, trade unions and groups representing businesses on the potential of the WED linked dataset for research that explores wage and employment dynamics in Britain.
ADR UK response to ICO call for views: anonymisation, pseudonymisation and privacy enhancing technologies guidance
In this response from ADR UK regarding the ICO call for views: anonymisation, pseudonymisation and privacy enhancing technologies guidance, we have discussed the complexity of anonymisation, the uses of functional anonymisation, and the relations to other guidance.