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Management: Statistics / Data sets

UK Data Service / Archive

The UK Data Service / Archive provides access for academic staff and students to the largest collection of social, economic and population data sets for research and teaching purposes covering a range of different disciplines.

The first time you use the service you'll be asked to register. After doing so, you will be able to log in to any of the data sets and surveys listed in the boxes. 

Data is sourced from:

  • official agencies - mainly central government
  • international statistical agencies
  • individual academics with research grants
  • market research agencies
  • historical sources
  • other data archives worldwide

Training - UK Data Archive

UK Data Service webinars - sign up today for October to December


Take a look at our 2019 free online training programme of regular introductory webinars. To help you get the most from the UK Data Service, our series of webinars introduce different aspects of the Service and explain our key datasets. Join us for:

The webinars take place from 15.00 – 16.00.

To book a place visit the UK Data Service events page or click on the links above.

Social Sciences

Data sets relating to health, employment and society are available on other guides