Research and analysis

Community Life Survey 2015 to 2016: statistical analysis

These documents give the main survey findings and statistics on issues that relate to encouraging social action and empowering communities.



The Cabinet Office commissions the Community Life Survey. The survey provides official statistics on issues that are important to encouraging social action and empowering communities, including volunteering, giving, community engagement and well-being. The statistical press release provides a brief overview of the survey’s headline findings and the bulletin provides an expanded analysis.

View the 2015 to 2016 data.

Statistics standards and policies

Cabinet Office official statistics are governed by the standards set out by the UK Statistics Authority in their code of practice. This can be found in our statistics standards and policies.

Published 20 July 2016