Research and sources

Here you can find research conducted by the UK Women’s Budget Group for the Local Data Project. We can also provide explainers on how to do some of the analysis for yourself.


Gender Differences in Access to Coronavirus Government Support

National briefing

Read our national briefing on the gender differences in access to coronavirus government support.

Written by Anna Johnston

Click here for a list of key resources used in the national briefing, and links to organisations who produce work on women and employment.

You can also find the datasets for the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme and the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme here.


Click here to watch a video on how to find the data on coronavirus support.

Click here to watch a video on how to navigate the spreadsheets.

Click here for a template that you can use to do your own local data analysis.

Click here for an example of a local analysis of the data for York.

Click here for a template you can use to write to your MP.

If you would like local media support for your local data project, get in touch. We have a template of a press release that you can use.


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