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 close-up of a multi-coloured map of England
As we near the anniversary of our first interactive data piece, we're looking back at some of the pieces we've published in the past year
13 August 2013
a graph illustrating finish times of cyclists in the RideLondon-Surrey 100
We've charted the finish times of the 15,000-plus cyclists in this year's Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100. Do you want to ride 100 miles in next year's event?
07 August 2013
black and white images of maps of England, France and an unidentified area
The best online maps tend to be useful, appealing and, often, fun - try one from our site and a few favourites from elsewhere
04 August 2013
field lined with trees
On his last training ride before Sunday's big bicycle ride, a road in Surrey reminds Matt of why he was on a bike
31 July 2013
three girls
What are some of the key figures in The Good Childhood Report 2013, our new report on the well-being of young people in the UK?
23 July 2013
map of the UK with differently coloured areas that indicate unique schemes
Search by postcode to find your local authority's scheme to replace community care grants and crisis loans for general living expenses
18 July 2013