Articles by Jemma Bull

Warwickshire’s Quarterly Labour Market Bulletin released today….

Posted on 1st February 2017 by

The Economy and Skills Group at Warwickshire County Council have released the first Warwickshire Quarterly Labour Market report. The bulletin considers issues such as the latest employment and unemployment data, economic activity and inactivity rates and real-time demand in the labour market. It also contains a summary of the latest business news from Warwickshire and […]

Warwickshire Domestic Violence and Abuse Needs Assessment 2015-16 now published!

Posted on 12th October 2016 by

The Warwickshire needs assessment has presented an in-depth analysis of the national and local picture of domestic violence and abuse (DVA). It aims to inform the ongoing development of Warwickshire’s response to Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) and in particular the re-commissioning of the county’s specialist DVA support services. The document is focused primarily […]

Quality of Life in Warwickshire – Key Messages 2015/16

Posted on 24th August 2016 by

The Quality of Life Key Messages report is now available. The report, produced by the Warwickshire Observatory’s Research Team in the Performance Business Unit, provides a snapshot of how quality of life in Warwickshire compares with elsewhere and shows the trends over time in factors which contribute to the quality of life for Warwickshire residents. […]

The Geography of UK Prosperity Index 2015

Posted on 13th November 2015 by

The Legatum Institute recently produced the “Geography of UK Prosperity Index”; a model which ranks local areas across the UK based on wealth and well-being. Wealth was captured through GDP per capita, and life satisfaction survey scores were used as a measure of well-being. In total, Warwickshire ranked 44/170 for prosperity; the highest ranked area […]

Warwickshire’s employment growth doubles the national average

Posted on 25th September 2015 by

Newly released data provided by the Business Register and Employment Survey (BRES) shows that in 2014, an increase of 16,200 workers were employed in Warwickshire, compared to the previous year; equating to 6.3% growth. In contrast, the UK experienced a 3.1% increase in employment, suggesting that Warwickshire has a strong local economy with potential to […]

Director of Public Health Annual Report 2015

Posted on 13th July 2015 by

Dr John Linnane, Director of Public Health, has released his 2015 annual report entitled ‘Children and Young People: Investing in the Future’.  The report informs the Warwickshire population about the health of their communities, as well as providing necessary information to allow decisions makers in local health services and authorities to address health gaps and […]

UK reported to have weak productivity, but what about Warwickshire?

Posted on 16th April 2015 by

Newly released data suggests that the UK suffered from a slight drop in productivity by 0.2% in the third quarter of 2014 – pointing to national productivity levels weakening slightly, but relatively similar to levels in 2013. Does this imply that local productivity has also declined over time? And if so, is this linked to […]

Local ‘Health & Wellbeing Profiles’ published

Posted on 23rd February 2015 by

The Public Health Intelligence Team has created a series of Community Forum Health & Wellbeing Profiles, available here. These incorporate data from a range of different sources, including the 2011 Census, Public Health England’s ‘Local Health’ tool and our own ‘Living in Warwickshire’ Survey.  The profiles provide access to more localised health and wellbeing information, […]

Warwickshire Observatory Winter Briefing

Posted on 23rd December 2014 by

We have just published our latest Briefing which provides an overview of the latest projects we have been working on in the last few months and links to further details where they are available.   Please click here to view our Briefing. As always, we welcome feedback so please let us know what you think.  If you […]

Business Crime Analysis Brief

Posted on 14th November 2014 by

Business Crime is defined as “Any criminal offence that is committed against a person or property that is motivated by the connection of that person or property to a business.” Our team have produced a short brief focusing on business crime which is also one of the Warwickshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s priorities in the aligned Community […]

About Jemma

Research Officer - Leading on crime and community safety analysis and currently providing analytical support to the Priority Families Programme and the Quality of Life project.