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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.

Latest News

CIPFA Social Care Benchmarking Clubs 2016 Launched

CIPFA Social Care Benchmarking Clubs 2016 Launched


Following engagement from over 60% of authorities in 2015 we are building on our successful benchmarking approach to target the key areas in adult social care, children&rs... more

New Digital Transformation Analytics Service

New Digital Transformation Analytics Service


CIPFA’s new Digital Transformation Analytics service supersedes our popular Customer Contact Benchmarking exercise, to reflect that the objective is to drive transfo... more

Local Authority Budget Profiles 2016/17 released this summer

Local Authority Budget Profiles 2016/17 released this summer

Do you know if and where your costs are higher than average?  Do your costs reflect your council priorities or might they point to areas for potential savings?

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Enjoy Analysing Data? Opportunities to Work at CIPFA

Enjoy Analysing Data? Opportunities to Work at CIPFA

We currently have a number of excellent opportunities to work in our Analytics and Research team. The team is responsible for the management and delivery of all CIPFA’s st... more


Latest Statistical Releases

  • CIPFA's Fire and Rescue Service 2015-2016 Actuals (released on 10th June 2016)

    Questionnaire is now available for completion, with a deadline of Friday 15th July 2016.

  • CIPFA's Public Library Statistics 2016 (released on 3rd June 2016)

    Questionnaire is now available for completion, with a deadline of 15th July 2016.

  • CIPFA's Cemeteries Statistics 2015-16 (released on 6th June 2016)

    Questionnaire is now available for completion, with a deadline of 29th July 2016.

  • Crematoria Statistics 2015-16 Actuals (released on 3rd June 2016)

    Questionnaire is now available for completion, with a deadline of 29th July 2016

  • CIPFA's Children's Services Actuals Statistics 2013-14 (released on 3rd June 2016)

    Final data for England and Wales are now available.

CIPFAstats Datasets Browser


* indicates publications that are no longer part of CIPFAstats survey range but historical data are still accessible