In this section you will find the Equality and Social Needs publications.

Equality Rights and Social Needs Research publications

The publications can be accessed according to the years in which they were published below or via the links postioned on the right.

2017

Self-efficacy, Locus of Control and Life Satisfaction among Young People, 2016

Author: Statistics and Research Branch
Publication Date: 20 September 2017

Public Appointments and Public Bodies for Northern Ireland, 2015/16 Annual Reports

Author: Statistics and Research Branch
Publication Date: 14 September 2017

Investigating Links in Achievement and Deprivation (ILiAD)

Author: Professor Ruth Leitch et al, QUB
Publication Date: September 2017

Labour Force Survey Religion report 2015: Local Government District bulletin

Author: Analysis, Insight & Outcomes Unit
Publication Date: 7 June 2017

Six ‘Dimensions’ (of the Nation Brands Index 2016)

Author: Analysis, Insight & Outcomes Unit
Publication Date: 23 May 2017

Public Appointments Annual Report for Northern Ireland, 2015/16

Author: Analysis, Insight & Outcomes Unit
Publication Date: 17 May 2017

The Anholt–GfK Roper Nation Brands Index: 2016 report for Northern Ireland

Author: TEO Statistics and Research Branch
Publication Date: February 2017

Labour Force Survey Religion Report 2015

Author: TEO Statistics and Research Branch
Publication Date: January 2017

2016

Self-efficacy, Locus of Control & Life Satisfaction in Northern Ireland, 2014/15 and 2015/16

Author: Analysis, Insight and Outcomes Unit
Publication date: 15 December 2016

A study exploring the experiences and barriers of young people who are NEET and measures for preventing young people becoming NEET

Author: National Children’s Bureau
Publication date: September 2016

Helping the most vulnerable out of the poverty trap and reducing inequality: Policies, Strategies and Services for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Authors: Dillenburger, K, McKerr, L, & Jordan, J-A
Publication Dates: July 2016

The Over-Representation of Disabled Children and Young People in Out-of-Home Care in Northern Ireland

Authors: Kelly, B, Dowling, S and Winter, K Queen's University Belfast
Publication Dates: March 2014 and March 2016

Delivering Social Change - Our Population: What Matters Most?

Authors: Janis Scallon, Michael Thompson, Paul Flynn and Donna Hollywood
Publication Date: 18 February 2016

An Investigation of Gender Equality issues at the Executive Level in the Northern Ireland Public Sector

Author: Professor Joan Ballantine
Publication Date: February 2016

Labour Force Survey Religion Report 2014

Author: OFMDFM Statistics and Research Branch
Publication Date: February 2016

2015

A Profile of Older People in Northern Ireland: Annual Update 2015

Author: OFMDFM Statistics and Research Branch
Publication Date: December 2015

ICT & Me - An exploration of how young people’s use of ICT impacts on GCSE attainment

Author: National Children’s Bureau NI
Publication Date: October 2015

Lifetime Opportunities Monitoring Framework 2015 Update

Author: OFMDFM Statistics and Research Branch
Publication Date: October 2015

Children and Young People’s Strategic Indicators Report: 2015

Author: OFMDFM Statistics and Research Branch
Publication Date: October 2015

Mind Your Health -The Physical and Mental Health of Looked After Children and Young people in Northern Ireland

Author: Dominic McSherry
Publication date: October 2015

Gender Equality Statistics update 2015

Author: OFMDFM Statistics and Research Branch
Publication date: July 2015

Recession, Resilience and Rebalancing Social Economies in Northern Ireland

Author: Paul Hickman, Elaine Batty, Chris Dayson and Jenny Muir
Publication date: January 2015

2014

Labour Force Survey Religion Report 2013

Author: OFMDFM Statistics and Research Branch
Publication date: December 2014

Child and Working Age Poverty in Northern Ireland 2010 - 2020 report (final update)

Author: James Browne, Andrew Hood and Robert Joyce; Institute for Fiscal Studies
Publication date: November 2014

A profile of older people in Northern Ireland – 2014 update

Author: OFMDFM Research Branch
Publication date: October 2014

An Investigation of Gender Equality Issues at the Executive Level in Northern Ireland Public Sector Organisations

Author: Professor Joan Ballantine, Dr Graeme Banks, Professor Kathryn Haynes, Dr Melina Manochin, Mr Tony Wall
Publication Date: October 2014

Children and Young People’s Strategic Indicators – Update October 2014

Author: OFMDFM Research Branch
Publication Date: October 2014

Lifetime Opportunities Monitoring report 1998/99 – 2011/12

Author: OFMDFM Research Branch
Publication Date: September 2014

Gender Equality Strategy Statistics update report 2014

Author: OFMDFM Research Branch
Publication Date: August 2014

Childcare Research final report

Author: RSM McClure Watters
Publication Date: July 2014

Economy in Transition: Future Drivers, Challenges, Impacts and Issues for Policy Consideration

Author: Oxford Economics
Publication Date: June 2014

Understanding Socio-Economic Inequalities affecting Older People

Author: Paul McGill
Publication Date: June 2014

An exploratory study of the wealth of Older People in Ireland – North and South

Author: Professor Paddy Hillyard
Publication Date: June 2014

Disability Strategy 2012-2015 Supplementary Statistical Bulletin #4: Employment and Standard of Living

Author: OFMDFM Research Branch
Publication Date: June 2014

Childminding in NI: an exploration of practice and quality issues and of the impacts of vertical placements on children

Author: National Childrens Bureau (NCB)
Publication Date: June 2014

Financial Resilience and Security: Examining the impact of falling housing markets on low income homeowners in Northern Ireland

Author: Alison Wallace, Anwen Jones and David Rhodes
Publication Date: May 2014

The Social Economy in Northern Ireland

Author: Brendan Murtagh, Queen’s University Belfast
Publication Date: January 2014

Labour Force Survey Religion report 2012

Author: OFMDFM Research Branch
Publication Date: January 2014

Recession, Resilience and Rebalancing Social Economies in Northern Ireland

Author: Paul Hickman, Elaine Batty, Chris Dayson & Jenny Muir; University of Sheffield
Publication Date: January 2014

Child and Working Age Poverty in Northern Ireland over the next decade: an update

Author: James Browne, Andrew Hood and Robert Joyce; Institute for Fiscal Studies
Publication date: January 2014

2013

Disability Strategy 2012 – 2015 Supplementary Statistical Bulletin #3: Access: Transport, Sport and Leisure

Author: OFMDFM Research Branch
Publication date: November 2013

Study of Income and Expenditure Poverty in Northern Ireland 2007-2010

Author: Professor Paddy Hillyard
Publication Date: November 2013

A Profile of Older People in Northern Ireland – 2013 update

Author: OFMDFM Research Branch
Publication Date: November 2013

Measuring Young People’s Perspectives on Sharing and Integration in Northern Ireland

Author: Professor Roger Ellis OBE, Identity Exploration Ltd Belfast
Publication Date: November 2013

E-Government and Older People in Ireland – North & South

Author: Professor Irene Hardill, University of Northumbria
Publication date: October 2013

Building Stronger User Engagement in Age Research : A review of the issues in user involvement and practice guidance

Author: Brendan Murtagh, Queen’s University Belfast
Publication date: October 2013

Public and Community Transport for Older People in rural Ireland – North & South

Author: Conor Breen, The Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland (CARDI)
Publication date: October 2013

Agestats website www.agestats.ie – user guide

Author: The Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland (CARDI)
Publication date: October 2013

Recession, resilience and rebalancing social economies in Northern Ireland’s neighnourhoods: findings from a baseline survey of residents

Author: Paul Hickman, John Flint, Jenny Muir and Chris Dayson
Publication date: October 2013

Best practice in addressing Child Poverty

Author: RSM McClure Watters in association with Professor Geraldine MacDonald
Publication date: October 2013

Child Poverty Outcomes Framework NI September 2013

Author:  The National Children’s Bureau (NCB)
Publication date: October 2013

Child Poverty Outcomes Models – An International Review

Author: Becky Fauth, Rachel Blades and Chloe Gill
Publication date: October 2013

Children and Young People's Strategic Indicators update September 2013

Author: OFMDFM Research Branch
Date: September 2013

Disability Strategy 2012 – 2015 Supplementary Statistical Bulletin #2 Crime and fear of crime

Author: OFMDFM Research Branch
Date: October 2013

Disability Strategy 2012 – 2015 Supplementary Statistical Bulletin #1 Housing

Author: OFMDFM Research Branch
Publication: September 2013

Lifetime opportunites  monitoring framework update report 1998/99 - 2010/11

Author: Janis Scallon
Publication: August 2013

Tackling Fuel Poverty in Northern Ireland - An Area-Based Approach to Finding Households Most in Need

Author: Christine Liddell & Susan Lagdon
Publication: August 2013

The use of Spatial Measures for the targeting of Need

Author: Dr Dermot O'Reilly
Publication: August 2013

What Works in Supporting Children and Young People to Overcome Persistent Poverty? A Review of UK and International Literature

Author: Julie Nelson, Kerry Martin and Gill Featherstone, NFER
Publication: May 2013

Child and Working-Age Poverty in Northern Ireland from 2010 to 2020 (IFS Report R78)

Author: James Browne, Andrew Hood and Robert Joyce for the Institute of Fiscal Studies (IFS)
Publication: 7 May 2013

Grasping the Nettle: The Experiences of Gender Variant Children and Transgender Youth Living in Northern Ireland

Author: Ruari-Santiago McBride, Institute of Conflict Research
Publication Date: April 2013

Labour Force Survey Religion Report - revised March 2013

Author: OFMDFM Research Branch
Publication Date: March 2013

Disability Strategy 2012 – 2015 Baseline Indicator Set

Author: OFMDFM Research Branch
Publication Date : February 2013

Universal Credit in Northern Ireland: what will its impact be, and what are the challenges?

Author: James Browne and Barra Roantree
Publication Date: 19 March 2013

2012

Labour Force Survey Religion report 2011

Author: OFMDFM Research Branch
Publication date: December 2012

Attitudes to Peace Walls - Research report to the Office of First Minister and Deputy First Minister

Author: Jonny Byrne, Cathy Gormley Heenan and Gillian Robinson, University of Ulster
Publication Date: June 2012

Child Poverty - Report of research into the feasibility of a mini-job” child poverty reduction initiative in Northern Ireland

Authors - Business in the Community & Barnardo's
Publication date: April 2012

Children and Young People's Strategic Indicators update March 2012

Author: OFMDFM Research Branch
Date: March 2012

2011

Gender Equality Strategy Statistics - 2011 update

Author: OFMDFM Research Branch
Publication Date: June 2011

Economic and Policy Appraisial of the Options for the NI Childcare Strategy

Author: FGS McClure Watters
Publication date: November 2011

Labour Force Survey Religion report 2010

Author: OFMDFM Research Branch
Publication date: December 2011

Publications pre-2011 can be accessed via the PRONI website.

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