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Equality and Welfare

Essex Area ProfilesEssex Area Profiles

Essex County Council
Added 24 days ago
The dashboard below provides the latest available data for local authorities and wards* in Essex. This is drawn from official sources such as Government statistics, the Office for National Statistics and Nomis. Data is summarised into the following topics: Business, Economy and Industry Climate, Environment and Land (coming soon) Community Safety (coming soon) Education, Skills and Learning (coming soon) Community Information...The dashboard below provides the latest available data for local authorities and wards* in Essex. This is drawn from official sources such as Government statistics, the Office for National Statistics and Nomis. Data is s...

Cost of Living: The Extent and Impact on Essex ResidentsCost of Living: The Extent and Impact on Essex Residents

Essex County Council
Added a month ago
This presentation is a summary of cost of living research by the Data and Analytics and Research and Citizen Insight teams at Essex County Council, presented in October 2022. This presentation summarises work on the following: Universal Credit take-up Inflation Fuel poverty Impact on childrens' services Primary research with Essex residents. To view the presentation, please download the .mp4 file at the bottom of this page. ...This presentation is a summary of cost of living research by the Data and Analytics and Research and Citizen Insight teams at Essex County Council, presented in October 2022. This presentation summarises work on the foll...

Fuel Poverty in Essex: 2022 ProjectionsFuel Poverty in Essex: 2022 Projections

Essex County Council
Updated 2 months ago
Essex County Council's Data and Analytics service have projected the likely impact of rising energy prices on our residents, in light of the rising energy price caps. The three main drviers of fuel poverty are: Low incomes Sub-standard energy inefficient homes High energy prices. The presentation below sets out the likely increases in levels of fuel poverty in Essex as a result of the price cap rise, the impact of government int...Essex County Council's Data and Analytics service have projected the likely impact of rising energy prices on our residents, in light of the rising energy price caps. The three main drviers of fuel poverty are: Low in...

Renting in later life - Literature ReviewRenting in later life - Literature Review

Essex County Council
Added 3 months ago
A review of the external research related to renting in later life. The review covers 3 broad areas: A summary of the personal views of private renters who are likely future private renters in later life. How your tenure status relates to various health outcomes. What increased future private renting in later life is likely to mean for Essex's adult social care services.A review of the external research related to renting in later life. The review covers 3 broad areas: A summary of the personal views of private renters who are likely future private renters in later life. How your t...
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Experts by experience: research with survivors of domestic abuseExperts by experience: research with survivors of domestic abuse

Essex County Council
Updated 3 months ago
Under the new Domestic Abuse Act, ECC has responsibilities for delivering a range of statutory duties, including ensuring representation of the voice of victims on the Domestic Abuse Partnership Board. As well as meeting this statutory duty, ECC is committed to engaging with domestic abuse survivors as ‘experts by experience’. This includes providing opportunities for sharing views and ideas, and working alongside us as collaborative pa...Under the new Domestic Abuse Act, ECC has responsibilities for delivering a range of statutory duties, including ensuring representation of the voice of victims on the Domestic Abuse Partnership Board. As well as meeting...

Financial Wellbeing: The Impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on household financesFinancial Wellbeing: The Impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on household finances

Essex County Council
Added 3 months ago
As we emerged from the Covid-19 pandemic and lockdowns in early 2021, the Data & Analytics Service at Essex County Council undertook some analysis to understand the likely financial impact on households in Essex at this time. This analysis looks at the comparisons in households financial standing between 2020 and 2021. This analysis seeks to answer the questions below, showing the story of unemployment, furlough and universal credit bet...As we emerged from the Covid-19 pandemic and lockdowns in early 2021, the Data & Analytics Service at Essex County Council undertook some analysis to understand the likely financial impact on households in Essex at this ...

Gender Inequalities in EssexGender Inequalities in Essex

Essex County Council
Added 3 months ago
In February 2022, Essex County Council's Data and Analytics service undertook analysis into gender inequalities in Essex. This work looks into inequalities within: Education Income & Employment Built Environment (Household environments and fuel poverty) Health The analysis shows that within Essex, greater inequality is experienced by women within all aspects of life. The attached presentation provides more detail.In February 2022, Essex County Council's Data and Analytics service undertook analysis into gender inequalities in Essex. This work looks into inequalities within: Education Income & Employment Built Environment (...

Renting in Later Life - Housing QualityRenting in Later Life - Housing Quality

Essex County Council
Added 5 months ago
This analysis evaluates the quality of housing for elderly residents split by tenure type: Owner-occupancy, Private renting, and social renting. Principally, housing quality is assessed in terms of the size, type, and age of the properties. Additionally, housing quality is evaluated in terms of the energy efficiency ratings of individual aspects of a dwelling, as well as the overall EPC rating.This analysis evaluates the quality of housing for elderly residents split by tenure type: Owner-occupancy, Private renting, and social renting. Principally, housing quality is assessed in terms of the size, type, and ag...

Deprivation in Essex: Impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic & employment trendsDeprivation in Essex: Impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic & employment trends

Essex County Council
Added 5 months ago
Each year, Essex County Council sets a research topic to some of the best social science undergraduates at the University of Essex. The Challenge Project acts as an alternative to their individual undergraduate dissertation module in their final year. As a group, the students work together to provide the council with evidence which is academically accredited and cutting edge.  The report was presented to Essex County Council in 2020. On...Each year, Essex County Council sets a research topic to some of the best social science undergraduates at the University of Essex. The Challenge Project acts as an alternative to their individual undergraduate dissertat...

Employment experiences of people with learning disabilities and autismEmployment experiences of people with learning disabilities and autism

Essex County Council
Added 6 months ago
Essex County Council commissioned a research project during the summer of 2021 to explore the needs, motivations, and barriers to successful employment for people with learning disabilities and autism in Essex. This report presents findings from this research.Essex County Council commissioned a research project during the summer of 2021 to explore the needs, motivations, and barriers to successful employment for people with learning disabilities and autism in Essex. This repo...