Data blog

Through charts, graphics, and interactive maps and calculators, our data blog brings together engaging, interactive information about the key issues affecting children and young people's lives.

a graph of finish times of Virgin London Marathon 2013
Does this chart reveal runners racing against - and often beating - their target times?
03 April 2014
100,000 young people run away each year in the UK
Your donation can help these vulnerable children
18 March 2014
images of maps we've created
A quick look at how we've used online maps to highlight aspects of our work, last week's big map-related news, and what's coming up in March
23 February 2014
young girl clutching her knees
The minimum wage isn't doing enough to lift children out of poverty - but if the rate rose it could help low-income working families in multiple ways
30 September 2013
Photograph posed by models | © Shutterstock
Our new report highlights major changes to funding for early intervention services and we've produced an interactive map to breakdown the changes locally.
06 September 2013
a graph showing the increase of families going into work
Use our graph to see how the levels of children in working families relate to the number of young people in poverty
28 August 2013