Data Tools

Our Top Six Data Tools

As a starting point for comparing, visualizing and interacting with local data visit our most highly recommended national websites.

Tool Description
Public Health England Fingertips Compare local health and wellbeing data against national and regional averages
NHS Right Care A range of health intelligence tools including the Atlas of Variation
NOMIS (Labour Market Statistics) Explore local area statistics on the population, jobs, benefits and businesses
Police.UK Explore local area crime and performance data through interactive maps
Local Authority Interactive Tool (LAIT) Compare data about children and young people across all local authorities in England
Index of Multiple Deprivation Explorer Interactive maps providing access to local area deprivation data

Other Evidence and Data Resources

Local Area Partners

Regional Partners

Key Government Bodies

Reference and Evidence

What Works

The Government has established a network of seven independent What Works Centres with the aim of providing the best evidence of ‘what works’ for public services decision-makers. The table below provides a link to the seven individual centres.

Tool Description
Early Intervention Foundation Early Intervention
Education Endowment Foundation Educational Achievement
National Institute for health & Care Excellence (NICE) Health and Social Care
Social Care Institute for Excellence (SICE) Children’s Social Care
What Works Centre for Wellbeing Wellbeing
Centre for Ageing Better Improved Quality of Life for Older People
College of Policing What Works Centre for Crime Reduction Crime Reduction
What Works Centre for Local Economic Growth Local Economic Growth