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Index of multiple deprivation

Added by Xavier Castelino about 3 years ago. Updated 4 months ago.

Status:
Resolved
Priority:
Normal
Assignee:
-
Category:
Data linkage and consents
Start date:
10/21/2019
% Done:

100%


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I've seen in the mainstage user guide that data for the Index of Multiple Deprivation has been linked to Understanding Society, but I haven't been able to find this. Could you show me how to access this data?

Many thanks,
Xavier

#1

Updated by Gundi Knies about 3 years ago

  • Category set to Data linkage and consents
  • Status changed from New to Feedback
  • Assignee set to Xavier Castelino
  • % Done changed from 0 to 90
  • Private changed from Yes to No

Hi Xavier,
the Index of Multiple Deprivation (IMD) is not a variable we produce or share. We have linked our data to a great range of geo-coded data to compute population weights, but we are not allowed to share this sensitive data. Having said that, you can get hold of the IMD and link it yourself using the geographical look-up files we provide:

https://www.understandingsociety.ac.uk/documentation/linked-data/geographical-identifiers

Hope this helps,
Gundi

#2

Updated by Understanding Society User Support Team 4 months ago

  • Status changed from Feedback to Resolved
  • Assignee deleted (Xavier Castelino)
  • % Done changed from 90 to 100

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