Data sets

CIPFAstats+ offers a number of datasets across local authority areas, to which we are constantly expanding

  • General Finance: an extensive array of datasets examining local authority expenditure, including a complete breakdown of the RA and RO datasets
  • Police: police datasets are designed to help drive better financial management and decision-making across a force
  • Culture, Leisure and Recreation: focus on library services, leisure and other facilities, present comprehensive financial and non-financial datasets
  • Environmental and Regulatory: allow local authorities analyse and compare performance on environmental health, trading standards, council farms and waste services
  • Fire and Rescue Service: cover actual and budget expenditure as well as a breakdown of staffing and number of appliances for the fire and rescue services in England and Wales
  • Housing, Assets and Estates Management: enables councils to monitor the effectiveness of their Housing Revenue Account
  • Social Care: enable authorities to establish a baseline for service delivery, identify where efficiency gains can be achieved and plan future service provision
  • Children's and Education: focuses on schools and academies and help to evaluate their financial performance
  • Highways and Transport: a comprehensive overview of how a local authority manages their highway and transport services
  • Demographics and Economy: a range of datasets providing a single point of access for comparing local authority demographics information to compliment benchmarking datasets 
  • COVID-19: the latest data on the significant impact the pandemic has had on local authority finances
  • Children's Social Care: analyse key statistics such as numbers of children with social, emotional or mental health needs, pupil exclusions, and more
  • Sustainability: compare how well authorities are performing in comparison to one another across areas such as waste generation, pollution and biodiversity
  • Public Health: analyse statistics on areas such as obesity, dementia, disability, drug and alcohol abuse, life expectancy, and more

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