The statistical profession works across the whole range of public sector organisations, meeting high standards in all that we do, applying the principles of the Code of Practice for Official Statistics and acting with integrity, honesty, objectivity and impartiality. The core of our work is to provide, interpret and analyse statistical evidence and to provide clear and reliable advice in a way that is necessary for sound decision making within Government and across society.

This framework will support us in meeting these aims. It will help us to recruit and retain a strong cadre of Statisticians and Statistical Data Scientists and to build the professional capability of

Target audience:

Members of the GSG

Policy details

Metadata item Details
Version number:2.0
Effective date:30 March 2016
Primary contact:


Author:GSS People Committee
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