Gathering local insight
Here is a collection of key data sources that will support you to gather local information and build your understanding of places across Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland and the people that live there.
- Leicester-Shire-Rutland Statistics and Research (LSR Online)
A website and business intelligence portal providing access to data, maps, reports and other useful information about communities in Leicester, Leicestershire & Rutland. LSR is managed by Leicestershire County Council's Business Intelligence Service on behalf of the following partners; Rutland County Council, Leicester City Council, Leicester & Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership, Leicestershire Police and Leicestershire County Council.
- Active Lives Online (Sport England)
An interactive tool that allows you to customise your own analysis of Sport England’s Active Lives Adult Survey data, across a range of demographic factors and geographies. These are presented within tables and maps.
- Local Health (Public Health England)
An interactive tool providing demographic and health information at a small area level. There are five pre-set geographical levels and you can create your own bespoke areas and view reports for these. The reports allow you to compare selected areas to the England average for a range of health and wellbeing indicators as well as area and people demographic data.
- Public Health Profiles (Public Health England)
These profiles contain indicators across a range of health and wellbeing themes that has been designed to support Joint Strategic Needs Assessment (JSNA) and commissioning to improve health and wellbeing and reduce inequalities. With these profiles you can:
• Browse indicators at different geographical levels
• Benchmark against the regional or England average
• Export data to use locally
Key profiles include; Physical Activity, Local Authority Health, NCMP and Child Obesity and Public Health Outcomes.
- LG Inform (Local Government Association)
An online tool that presents up-to-date published data about local areas and the performance of councils and fire and rescue authorities. Users can review and compare data between their local authority and other councils. Registered users can tailor their own reports by bringing several data items together that can be embedded, along with other supporting information, into their websites.
- Indices of Deprivation 2015 Explorer (Department for Communities and Local Government)
An interactive mapping tool that allows you to enter a postcode or place name and see the small area that the postcode or place lies in, and information on its deprivation relative to other small areas.
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