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January 2017 LGA Reserch Bulletin (15 pages, PDF)

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LG Infom
The latest metrics that have been added to LG Inform this month. 

Community safety survey 2016
This LGA survey was conducted in order to gather information about how community safety partnerships (CSP)/county strategy groups (CSG) and councils' community safety services currently operate, some of the key challenges for effective delivery, and the response of the sector to those challenges.

Governing with collective intelligence
This NESTA report considers how governments engage citizens and others outside government to improve planning and policy making. It brings together examples from around the world which point to how government could work in the future.

Personal well being in the UK: October 2015 to September 2016
This Office for National Statistics (ONS) article provides personal well-being findings from the Annual Population Survey (APS), with analysis by country, region and individual characteristics.