Data Insights: Analysing a season of death and excess mortality in Scotland’s past (June 2021)
This research describes the use of the Scottish Historic Population Platform (SHiPP) to investigate past disease outbreaks to find parallels and learn lessons that help us respond better.
Data Insights: Homelessness Duration in Scotland: How long does it take? (May 2021)
This research from ADR Wales explores the length of time that housing support is given to homeless households in Scotland by local authority housing teams.
Data Insights: Investigating the effects of class composition and class size on pupils’ attainment in Scottish primary schools (April 2021)
Researchers from ADR Scotland use data linkage to analyse the effects of composite classes and class size on pupils’ attainment in Scotland.
Data Insights: Early & Multiple GCSE Entry: Grade Improvement (April 2021)
This research details grade attainment and change for early and multiple entry to GCSE
Data Insights: Early & Multiple GCSE Entry: Patterns over time (April 2021)
This research examines patterns of early entry for various subjects over time, detailing high levels of multiple entry for mathematics subjects.
Data Insights: Staff-pupil Covid-19 infection pathways in schools in Wales (March 2021)
ADR Wales researchers share the findings of research exploring the likelihood of pupils and staff testing positive for Covid-19 when there has been a positive case among staff, pupils and their households.
Data Insights: Severe and multiple disadvantage (March 2021)
This Data Insight from ADR Wales explores the scale and overlap of substance misuse and housing issues in the City and County of Swansea.
Data Insights: The influence of a pupil’s socio-demographic profile and school factors on GCSE attainment outcomes (February 2021)
This study examines socio-demographic and school level predictors of GCSE attainment using data that links the Northern Ireland Census (2011), School Leavers Survey and School Census for the first time.
Data Insights: Using data to support law enforcement decision making around illegal drug parcels (February 2021)
This data Insight from ADR Scotland used data from the National Crime Agency on drug parcels intercepted en route to Scotland between 2011 and 2016 to identify what factors were most important in determining which parcels were used to conduct a controlled delivery.