The overall aim of the Staffordshire Observatory is to provide Staffordshire Strategic Partnership with a robust, comprehensive evidence base which informs decision making and service delivery, leading to better outcomes for the residents of Staffordshire.
The Staffordshire Story: an insight into our county in 2012 is a report that highlights the key issues affecting the people of Staffordshire. It is intended to provide an evidence base to inform overall decision making, policy development and commissioning across the county.
For background information on each of the district areas of Staffordshire, please refer to the Staffordshire Observatory website under the Staffordshire Story section.
Here you can download a PDF which provides an up to date profile of each district area.
Taking Part Survey
Taking Part is a major, continuous survey of cultural and sport participation in England, commissioned by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) in partnership with Arts Council England, Sport England and English Heritage.
Taking Part Survey Information, Arts Council England
Taking Part Survey 2011/12, DCMS
Arts Audiences: Insight 2011, Arts-based segmentation report, Arts Council England.