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Nigel Hawkes :: Mon 17th Oct 2011

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Sheila Bird :: Fri 14th Oct 2011

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Gaps in the National Drug Treatment Monitoring System

Last week the National Treatment Agency (NTA) for Substance Misuse published its numbers for 2010/11 – numbers that are badged as national statistics.

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Nigel Hawkes :: Thu 13th Oct 2011

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Carbon Monoxide: the killer with no official record

Several papers yesterday headlined claims that accidental deaths from carbon monoxide poisoning rose sharply in the 12 months to the end of June 2011.

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David Lipsey :: Thu 13th Oct 2011

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Nigel Hawkes :: Thu 6th Oct 2011

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Good news: you’ll live to 100. Bad news: you’ll be skint

Everybody loves statistics about life expectancy and the ballooning number of centenarians, but is there a risk they could become too much of a good thing?

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Nigel Hawkes :: Mon 3rd Oct 2011

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MP to help select UKSA Chair

Applications for the chair of the UK Statistics Authority close today, amidst uncertainty over whether the Cabinet Office is aiming high enough to attract the right candidate.

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Nigel Hawkes :: Fri 30th Sep 2011

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Nigel Hawkes :: Thu 29th Sep 2011

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