CIPFA Statistical Information Service
Welcome to CIPFA Information Services
Our statistics and research provide accurate and timely information on a range of issues such as service usage, service costs, customer satisfaction and policy development. These are used as an invaluable resource across the public sector by managers to make decisions, compare performance, identify trends, review processes and outputs, and to manage their resources more effectively.
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Latest Statistical Releases
CIPFA's Fire and Rescue Service Statistics Estimates 2016 (released on 1st December 2016)
Final data for England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland are now available.
CIPFA's Cultural Statistics in Scotland 2016 (released on 30 November 2016)
Questionnaire is now available for completion, with a deadline of 21 December 2016.
CIPFA's Police Objective Analysis Estimate Statistics 2016-17 (released on 29th November 2016)
Final data for England, Northern Ireland and Wales are now available.
CIPFA's Police Statistics 2016-17 Estimates (released on 28th November 2016)
Final data for the 2016-17 Police Service Estimates Statistics are now available to download here
CIPFA's Cultural Statistics in Scotland 2015
Final data for Scotland are now available.
CIPFA's Children's Estimates Statistics 2015-16 (released on 28th October 2016)
Final data for England and Wales are now available.
CIPFA's Police Statistics 2015-16 Actuals (released on 19th October 2016)
Provisional data for England, Wales, Scoland and Northern Ireland are now available.
CIPFA's Housing Statistics 2015 (released on 07th October 2016)
Final data for England, Scotland and Wales are now available.
CIPFA's Rating Review Estimates 2016-17 (released on 7th October 2016)
Provisional data for Scotland are now available.
CIPFAstats Datasets Browser
- Capital Expenditure and Treasury Management
- Council Tax Demands and Precepts
- Direct Service Organisations*
- External Funding*
- Finance and General Actuals
- Finance and General Estimates
- Finance and General Mid-Year Update
- Income Statistics
- Local Authority Assets
- Local Government Comparative Statistics*
- Local Government Comparative Trends*
- Pension Funds
- PFI / PPP*
- Prudential Indicators*
- Rating Review Actuals
- Rating Review Estimates
- Revenue Collection
- Scottish Performance Indicators
- Support Services
* indicates publications that are no longer part of CIPFAstats survey range but historical data are still accessible