Understanding the difference between official statistics and published management information

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Publication date:5 January 2024
Owner:Office for Statistics Regulation (OSR)
Who this is for:Users and producers of management information and official statistics

The Office for Statistics Regulation (OSR) have created guidance that sets out the essential characteristics of official statistics and published management information. It can be used by statistics producers to guide statistical practice within their organisation and as they review outputs.

You can access the full guidance on the OSR website.

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