Content TypeDatasets
TopicBusiness, Economy and Industry
Essex County Council
Updated 2 days ago

The Business Accommodation in Essex dashboard was produced by Essex County Council (ECC) to help council officers and private sector investors to: Better understand supply of / demand for business accommodation in Greater Essex, geographically and over time. Provide indications as to productivity / production capacity of businesses in Greater Essex, geographically and over time. Inform resource...

Essex County Council
Added 13 days ago

We have a legal duty to assess the sufficiency of childcare in our area and share what we've found. Our assessment looks at local demographics, demand and the quality of childcare available across Essex. We hope it will be useful to parents, carers, providers and potential providers. Read the 2023 Childcare Sufficiency Assessment If you have any comments on the sufficiency of childcare please contact [email protected]

Essex County Council
Updated 15 days ago

Greater Essex Trends has been developed to describe and communicate some of the key challenges and drivers of change that are shaping the lives of people across our diverse communities. It describes some of the strengths of Greater Essex and the opportunities we will have to grow, learn, and prosper in the years ahead. By bringing these different threads together, the document...

Essex County Council
Added 3 months ago

Ofcom (2022) identify three core barriers to digital inclusion: access, affordability and ability. This dashboard looks into affordability and ability barriers.

Essex County Council
Updated 5 months ago

Essex County Council commissioned the University of Essex to undertake research exploring the financial barriers to apprenticeships for 16-18 year olds in Essex, particularly those from low-income families. The research was a small-scale study conducted during 2023 involving young people, parents and representatives from colleges and other stakeholders, and provides insight on: To what extent finances are a barrier to...

Essex County Council
Updated 8 months ago

This dashboard compares projections for the Essex economy prepared prior to the COVID-19 pandemic (in early 2020), with a second set prepared in early 2021. Both sets were prepared for Essex County Council by Cambridge Econometrics. A link to the assumptions underlying these projections can be found below.  The projections show, for key economic aggregates – output (measured as Gross Value Added or...

Essex County Council
Added 9 months ago

Essex County Council
Updated a year ago

The Department for Energy Security & Net Zero and the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy publish annual statistics on the number and proportion of households that are fuel poor. Included are statistics at county, local authority, LSOA (lower super output area) and (in some years) parliamentary constituency levels. There is a two-year time lag on official data being released,...

Essex County Council
Updated a year ago

The cost-of-living crisis is likely to impact council-tax collection rates. This presentation visualises vulnerability to council-tax non-payment using a ‘Vulnerability Index’.

Essex County Council
Added a year ago

Essex County Council has carried out research with residents to understand: Their experiences around the increasing cost of living The impact this is having on people's day-to-day lives as well as bigger life decisions being made or considered What things may help ease pressures ECC's Research & Citizen Insight Team carried out 20 in-depth interviews with residents from...