New population estimates by ward and LSOA

ONS have published Mid-2017 population estimates by ward and LSOA, as well as a revised time series Mid-2012 to Mid-2016. The estimates are available from the BCC population web page

The Population of Bristol report is now updated on a more regular basis to include all the latest statistics available. The latest version is now November 2018 and includes these new estimates.

The revised estimates are also on Open Data Bristol


Bristol JSNA 2018 data profile published with User Survey

Health and Wellbeing in Bristol 2018 (JSNA 2018 data profile)

1/ The Health and Wellbeing in Bristol 2018 (JSNA 2018 data profile) report is now available.

JSNA 2018 provides a snapshot of data on everything from life expectancy, healthy lifestyles and mental health to broader factors such as employment, education and housing.  It uses data from Public Health, the Council, and NHS.   As well as stressing the challenges, with a key theme of inequality which remains prevalent across the city, the report also highlights areas which are improving.

The Mayor said: “This report will help to make sure that efforts are focused in the right areas and lay the foundation for future joint plans such as the One City Plan.”

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2/ In addition – the Bristol JSNA Steering Group is seeking views via a short online User Survey, on the Joint Strategic Needs Assessment (JSNA) resources, to ensure that the JSNA is a useful and accessible resource for the future.  Please do spend 10 minutes to fill it in!

New ward Data Profiles 2018

New Data Profiles for Bristol wards have now been released, updated Sept 2018.

These are available as

  • an interactive tool where all the data is in one place and you can switch between wards or topic areas, and copy pages into other reports
  • a suite of 34 Ward Profile reports

Note – If accessed using a Bristol City Council laptop, please download the tool to a network drive and then re-open in order to enable the macros; alternatively, access the tool via the Council G Drive at: G:\BCC-Common\Strategic Intelligence\Ward Profiles.

The pdf reports open in any browser, and contain the same information as in the tool.

Quarterly Economic Briefing: September 2018

The briefing note explores the most recent data for pertaining to the economy. Included is a brief summary of the national picture and a more detailed discussion for Bristol.

This briefing note is available on the Bristol City Council Economic Information and Analysis page

BCC Consultation & Engagement Officer (BG10)

BCC logoBCC Consultation & Engagement Officer (BG10)

The post holder will be a specialist officer for consultation, engagement, e-participation, and the analysis, interpretation and dissemination of the results.

The closing date is Tues 2 Oct 2018.

Keep up to date with 2021 Census

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Keep up to date with the 2021 Census and/or other areas of ONS work via their new Subscription Service.

Office for National Statistics offers updates on the topics listed below:

Census:  Historical Census Data  /  2021 Census topics and questions / Admin Data Census / How the 2021 Census will work / 2021 Census outputs / 2021 Census Community Engagement

ONS news and releases:  News, Stories and Data Visualisation / Business, industry and trade / Economy / Employment and labour market / People, population and community / Data Science Campus

Register for email updates here

Children’s Services Performance Adviser (BG12)

BCC logoChildren’s Services Performance Adviser (BG12)

This is a new post to provide a dedicated focus for assessing, understanding, negotiating and delivering the performance needs of Children’s Social Care Services to support and challenge service areas.

The post is within the BCC Insight, Performance and Intelligence Team, working with children’s services as a key contact to develop effective performance management arrangements to support the delivery of improved outcomes for children and young people across the Council and partner agencies.

Please note closing date is Tues 18 Sept 2018.  It is a BG12 post, starting salary £34,100