The Taking Part survey has run since 2005 and is the key evidence source for DCMS. It is a continuous face to face household survey of adults aged 16 and over in England and children aged 5 to 15 years old. This latest release presents child data from April 2014 to March 2015.
23 July 2015
April 2014 to March 2015
National and Regional level data for England.
Next release date
Future adult releases of Taking Part will be published every six months. The next biannual release is therefore scheduled for December 2015 and will present the quarter 2 estimates for year 11 (October 2014 – September 2015) for adults.
The report presents the annual findings of the Taking Part child survey for children aged 5 to 15 years
These spreadsheets contain the data and sample sizes to support the material in this release:
The previous Taking Part release was published on 25 June 2015. It also provides spreadsheets containing the data and sample sizes for each sector included in the survey.
The document above contains a list of ministers and officials who have received privileged early access to this release of Taking Part data. In line with best practice, the list has been kept to a minimum and those given access for briefing purposes had a maximum of 24 hours.
The UK Statistics Authority
This release is published in accordance with the Code of Practice for Official Statistics (2009), as produced by the UK Statistics Authority (UKSA). The UKSA has the overall objective of promoting and safeguarding the production and publication of official statistics that serve the public good. It monitors and reports on all official statistics, and promotes good practice in this area.
The responsible statistician for this release is Jodie Hargreaves. For enquiries on this release, contact Jodie Hargreaves on 020 7211 6327 or Mary Gregory on 020 7211 2377.
For any queries contact them or the Taking Part team at firstname.lastname@example.org.