Publications & reports
ADR UK Conference 2023: Poster presentations
The ADR UK Conference took place in Birmingham in November 2023. On Wednesday 15 November, the celebratory evening reception showcased a range of poster presentations. To find out more about the topics that were discussed, explore some of the posters from the evening.
Differences between estimates of Welsh language ability in Census 2021 and household surveys
This report, produced by ADR Wales in partnership with the Welsh Government and the Office for National Statistics (ONS), explores the differences between estimates of Welsh language ability reported in Census 2021 and the Labour Force Survey.
Thematic research review: Commissioned research for policy
This ONS report focuses on a selection of research projects being undertaken in the SRS that have been commissioned, often for evaluation work. For this review, the focus is limited to work undertaken by third sector and private organisations. The report is supplemented with four case studies of policy design or evaluation in practice.
Data Insight: School funding, pupil performance and crime
This Data Insight summarises findings from working with the Ministry of Justice & Department for Education linked dataset - England. Using data from the National Pupil Database and the Police National Computer, the research...
Who is prosecuted for serious and organised crimes, and what happens to them?
This animation by ADR UK Research Fellow Tim McSweeney explores the findings from his research project on the nature, extent and outcomes of serious and organised crime cases in England and Wales. This project uses the Ministry of Justice Data First Magistrates' and Crown Court dataset.
Policy briefing: Care experience, ethnicity and youth justice involvement - key trends and policy implications
This briefing is based on descriptive findings from Dr Katie Hunter's ADR UK Research Fellowship project, which focused on understanding the links between care experience, ethnicity, and involvement with the youth justice system in England. This project used the Ministry of Justice & Department for Education linked dataset - England.
ADR England Flagship Datasets Brochure
This brochure showcases a collection of recently linked ADR England administrative datasets available for research. It is designed to introduce researchers to the wealth of linked public sector data available covering a wide range of topics and policy areas.
Data Insight: How common is low pay in Britain and is it declining?
This Data Insight examines the incidence of low pay in Britain over the period 2004-2021 using two indicators that are the focus of government policy. The analyses use data developed as part of the Wage and Employment Dynamics project, funded by ADR England.
Thematic Research Overview: Education
This thematic overview aims to provide a snapshot of how data managed or owned by the Office for National Statistics was used for research under the theme of education between December 2011 and March 2022. This snapshot covers: which datasets were used in the SRS, how they were used, the research themes addressed, and what organisations and institutions were undertaking the analysis.
Ethnic inequalities in the criminal justice system
This data comic explores the findings of research led by Dr Kitty Lymperopoulou, which examines the main factors associated with remand and sentencing outcomes and the independent effect of ethnicity on those outcomes. Kitty is an ADR UK Research Fellow using data made available through the Ministry of Justice Data First programme.