Independent report

Review of economic statistics: call for evidence

This call for evidence supports the independent review of economic statistics, led by Professor Sir Charles Bean of the London School of Economics.



Responses to the call for evidence were published on 11 March 2016.

Read the final report.

In line with the terms of reference the review assessed the UK’s future statistics needs, the capability of the ONS in delivering those statistics and the most appropriate governance framework to support production of those statistics.

The call for evidence closed on 25 September 2015.

Read the interim report.

If you would like to contact the review team, please email

Alternatively, you can write to:

Professor Sir Charles Bean
London School of Economics
Houghton Street

Published 5 August 2015
Last updated 11 March 2016 + show all updates
  1. Responses published
  2. link to interim report added
  3. Updated to reflect that the call for evidence has now closed.
  4. First published.