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  • Statistics Authority launches reviews of price indices

    16 May 2013 —

    Further to the Statement of 10 January 20131 , the UK Statistics Authority is today announcing the launch of two reviews relating to price indices. Range of prices statistics The…

  • Appointments to the Board of the UK Statistics Authority

    27 March 2013 — ,

    The UK Statistics Authority warmly welcomes the appointment of Carolyn Fairbairn and Professor David Hand as non-executive members of the Authority Board, both taking up post on 1 April 2013…

  • Retail Prices Index

    14 March 2013 —

    The Authority’s Statement published on 10 January 2013 set out that the Board of the Statistics Authority had asked for a statutory re-assessment of Retail Prices Index (RPI) statistics to…

  • Retail Prices Index

    13 March 2013 —

    The Authority’s Statement published on 10 January 2013 set out that the Board of the Statistics Authority had asked for a statutory re-assessment of Retail Prices Index (RPI) statistics to…

  • Statement of Strategy

    14 February 2013 —

    This strategy has been replaced by the Better Statistics, Better Decisions strategy Statutory Objective The Statistics and Registration Service Act 2007 established the UK Statistics Authority as an independent body…

  • Consultation on the Retail Prices Index

    10 January 2013 —

    The Board of the UK Statistics Authority has accepted the recommendations of the National Statistician in respect of price indices following the recent public consultation on this. In 2010, the…

  • Standards for Statistical Reports

    26 November 2012 —

    This statement sets out the Statistics Authority’s expectations in relation to the drafting of statistical reports(1) . It draws on the then Statistics Commission’s 2008 report Releasing Official Statistics: A…

  • Numbers and public policy

    11 November 2012 —

      The Authority’s Chair, Andrew Dilnot, gave this year’s Institute for Fiscal Studies annual lecture, Numbers and public policy: the power of official statistics and statistical communication in public policy-making,…

  • Appointments to the Board of the UK Statistics Authority

    2 July 2012 — ,

    The UK Statistics Authority warmly welcomes the appointment of Professor Sir Adrian Smith FRS and Professor David Rhind CBE FRS FBA as Deputy Chairs of the UK Statistics Authority, and…

  • Andrew Dilnot takes up office as Chair of the UK Statistics Authority

    2 April 2012 — ,

    Andrew Dilnot CBE today takes up office as Chair of the UK Statistics Authority in succession to Sir Michael Scholar KCB whose term of office came to an end on…

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