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Office of National Statistics

A division of the UK government which produces independent information to improve the understanding of the UK's economy and society, and provides reliable and impartial statistics for planning proper allocation of resources, policy-making and decision-making to ensure a fair society. ONS is responsible for key statistics, including the census and population and demography data.
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It is the first time UK companies have reduced net foreign direct investment in more than a decade, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) said.
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) wish to operate a framework agreement with organisations and individuals with appropriate experience and expertise to enable the successful delivery and complete organisations on of large scale social surveys either funded and commissioned internally or externally with other Government Departments.
The Office for National Statistics said that people in part-time jobs were most likely to be paid below the minimum rate.
Barbour ABI is the chosen provider of Construction New Orders data to the Office for National Statistics and the Government's Construction and Infrastructure Pipeline, outlining future construction and infrastructure projects where public funding is agreed.
The Office for National Statistics said the trend was partly a result of people living longer.
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said falling food and non-alcoholic drink prices were behind much of the slowdown in the main CPI measure of inflation.
Numbers of over-80s are predicted to double and the over-90s to triple THE OFFICE FOR NATIONAL STATISTICS
The figures, compiled by the Office for National Statistics, show figures for all drug-related deaths, including both prescription drugs and illegal drugs.
The Office for National Statistics said that retailers' internet sales helped to boost overall sales and provided a much greater proportion of business in December than they were expecting.
PEOPLE living in four Liverpool wards are among the 10 least healthy in the country, according to the Office for National Statistics.
London -- Figures released in mid-February, 2007, by Britain's Office for National Statistics show that marriage rates have fallen to their lowest level in over a century, with a ten percent drop in 2005 alone.
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) unveiled the initiative to offer households the chance to tot up the rise in their cost of living against the national rate.

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