Consultation outcome

Official Statistics: proposed changes to Defra statistics

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We received 42 responses to this consultation. We are continuing to consider our proposals based on the feedback we received.

Original consultation


Inviting views on proposals to change some of the ‘Official Statistics’ produced across the Defra group to optimise how we meet user needs.

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Consultation description

We want to know what you think about our plans to change some official statistics produced by Defra - the core department and agencies. These changes will optimise how we meet departmental and wider user needs. The proposals have been informed by an internal review of our official statistics.

The consultation is being conducted in accordance with the Official Statistics Code of Practice.

Published 25 February 2016
Last updated 4 November 2016 + show all updates
  1. Published the summary of responses.
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