Measuring ethnicity: challenges and opportunities for survey research

Measuring ethnicity: challenges and opportunities for survey research  explores the rationale for and limitations of measuring a complex and multi-dimensional concept like ethnicity with a simple, uni-dimensional question. The research proposes that operationalising ethnicity as multi-dimensional requires multiple questions to capture the complexity of the concept. Access the abstract and details of the article from the Ethnic and … More Measuring ethnicity: challenges and opportunities for survey research

Poverty and deprivation in Newham

Poverty and Deprivation in Newham documents the experience of poverty and deprivation of the population of Newham, and compares their experience with that of individuals living in Greater London and the rest of Britain. The report, published in 2003, is one of a series making use of the Newham Household Panel Survey (NHPS), produced by researchers at the Institute for … More Poverty and deprivation in Newham