Statistical release calendar 2024

The official statistics we will publish in 2024.

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January

Official statistic Date publishedContentData
Adults' Media Literacy Tracker18 January 2024Media literacy - adults' surveys: media use, attitudes and understanding among the 16+ adult population of the UK.Adults’ Media Literacy Tracker 2023 data tables and associated documents
Telecommunications Market Data Update, Q3 202325 January 2024High-level fixed and mobile telecoms market sizing statistics.

Telecommunications data revenues, volumes and market share update Q3 2023 (PDF, 373.2 KB)

Telecommunications data revenues, volumes and market share update Q3 2023 (CSV, 115.4 KB)

Telecoms and Pay-TV Complaints, Q3 202325 January 2024Data showing Ofcom complaint volumes per 100,000 subscribers.Telecoms and Pay-TV Complaints, Q3 2023 (CSV, 13.3 KB)

February

Official statistic Date publishedContentData
Children's Media Literacy Tracker1 February 2024Data which measures children aged 3-17 usage of different online apps and sites and other types of media, their understanding and attitudes and parental concerns and moderation.Children's Media Literacy Tracker 2023 data tables and associated documents
Affordability of Communication Services, Q4 20238 February 2024Data tables tracking the affordability of communication services among UK adults.

Communications Affordability Tracker - Codebook (XLS, 258.0 KB)

Communications Affordability Tracker - Data (SAV, 691.7 KB)

Communications Affordability Tracker - Tables (XLSX, 2.6 MB)

March

Official statistic Date publishedContentData
Residential Postal Tracker1 March 2024Dataset of the residential postal tracking survey conducted, providing data on residential consumers' use of post and attitudes to postal services. 
SME Business Postal Tracker1 March 2024Dataset of the SME business postal tracking survey conducted, providing data on SMEs' use of post and attitudes to postal services.  
Public Service Media (PSM) Tracker14 March 2024Tracker looking at attitudes towards  PSBs. 
Experiences of suspicious calls, texts and app messages20 March 2024Research into consumers’ experiences of suspicious calls, texts and app messages. The research focused on understanding the prevalence of suspicious calls, texts and app message, the measures individuals take to identify and screen out this content and whether/how they report it. 

April

Official statistic Date publishedContentData
VSP Tracker Wave 515 April 2024Tracker to investigate the extent to which users of VSP's have come across harmful content and their awareness and usage of safety measures and tools. 
Online Experiences Tracker16 April 2024Data tracking online experiences and online harms encountered. 
Telecoms and Pay-TV Complaints, Q4 202317 April 2024Data showing Ofcom complaint volumes per 100,000 subscribers. 
Telecommunications Market Data Update, Q4 202325 April 2024High-level fixed and mobile telecoms market sizing statistics. 
Podcast SurveyApril 2024This set of data tables provides information on UK adults’ use of podcasts. 
Audio SurveyApril 2024This survey provides information on UK adults’ use of different audio platforms, including for example, radio, podcasts and music streaming services. 
Video-on-demand SurveyApril 2024This survey provides information on UK adults’ use of different video-on-demand platforms. 

May

Official statistic Date publishedContentData
News Consumption SurveyMay 2024Research into UK adults’ news consumption across television, radio, print, social media and other websites or apps. 
Teens News Consumption SurveyMay 2024Research into UK 12-15 year olds' news consumption across television, radio, print, social media and other websites or apps. 
Television and on-demand programme services: data reporting provision of access services for the full calendar year 2023May 2024Compliance with subtitling, audio description and signing quotas. 
Affordability of Communication Services, Q1 2024May 2024Data tables tracking the affordability of communication services among UK adults. 

June

Official statistic Date publishedContentData
BBC Performance TrackerJune 2024The BBC performance tracker provides Ofcom with an evidence base to assess audience opinions on the BBC’s performance against its delivery of four public purposes. The data tables contain the results from fieldwork period April 2023 to March 2024. 
BBC Children's Performance TrackerJune 2024This survey is the Children’s version of the BBC Performance Tracker. It provides Ofcom with an evidence base to assess audience opinions on the BBC’s performance against its delivery of four public purposes. 
Technology TrackerJune 2024Annual tracker looking at ownership and usage of technologies. 

July

Official statistic Date publishedContentData
List of channels required to provide access services in 2025July 2024List of television channels licensed by Ofcom required to provide access services. 
Number of hours broadcast by public television broadcastersJuly 2024Data showing number of hours broadcast by PSB channels. 
Commercial broadcast television revenues and spendJuly 2024Data showing revenues for the commercial TV sector in the UK. 
Number of hours broadcast by the multichannel sectorJuly 2024Data showing number of hours broadcast by the multichannel sector. 
Number of commercial radio services broadcastingJuly 2024Data showing the number of commercial radio services. 
Commercial radio revenuesJuly 2024Data showing revenues for the commercial radio sector in the UK. 
Community radio revenues and expensesJuly 2024Data showing revenues for the community radio sector in the UK. 
Telecoms and Pay-TV Complaints, Q1 2024July 2024Data showing Ofcom complaint volumes per 100,000 subscribers. 
Telecommunications Market Data Update, Q1 2024July 2024High-level fixed and mobile telecoms market sizing statistics. 

August

Official statistic Date publishedContentData
Proportion of public service broadcaster network hours made outside LondonAugust 2024Data showing the proportion of qualifying network hours broadcast that qualified as regional productions. 
Public Service Broadcasting Network Compliance ReportAugust 2024Compliance with a range of quotas including originations, independent productions, news, current affairs, made out of London productions and regional output. 
Made outside London programme titles register: description of TV programmes produced outside LondonAugust 2024A list of the programmes produced by the PSBs outside of the M25, and criteria against which each programme qualifies as Made Outside London. 
Affordability of Communication Services, Q2 2024August 2024Data tables tracking the affordability of communication services among UK adults. 

September

Official statistic Date publishedContentData
Post volumes and revenues (within the Communications Market Report)September 2024Data relating to letters and parcels volumes and revenues. 
Annual Monitoring Report - Post volumes and revenuesSeptember 2024Data relating to letters and parcels volumes and revenues. 
Residential Postal TrackerSeptember 2024This is dataset of the residential postal tracking survey conducted, providing data on residential consumers' use of post and attitudes to postal services. 
SME Business Postal TrackerSeptember 2024Dataset of the SME business postal tracking survey conducted, providing data on SMEs' use of post and attitudes to postal services. Data showing the proportion of qualifying network hours broadcast that qualified as regional productions. 
VSP TrackerSeptember 2024Tracker to investigate the extent to which users of VSP's have come across harmful content and their awareness and usage of safety measures and tools. 

October

Official statistic Date publishedContentData
Television access services: Report for the first six months of 2024October 2024Compliance with subtitling, audio description and signing quotas. 
Telecoms and Pay-TV Complaints, Q2 2024October 2024Data showing Ofcom complaint volumes per 100,000 subscribers. 
Online Experiences TrackerOctober 2024Data tracking online experiences and online harms encountered. 
Telecommunications Market Data Update, Q2 2024October 2024High-level fixed and mobile telecoms market sizing statistics. 

November

Official statistic Date publishedContentData
Pricing trends for communications services in the UKNovember 2024Report outlining trends in the pricing of residential communications services and the implications of these for consumers and Ofcom's policy considerations. 
Switching Experience TrackerNovember 2024Research amongst UK decision makers to understand motivations/reasons for switching service providers as well as any barriers/difficulties in doing so. 
Affordability of Communication services, Q3 2024November 2024Data tables tracking the affordability of communication services among UK adults. 
Parcels TrackerNovember 2024The survey monitors customer experience in relation to parcel deliveries and associated complaints handling. 

December

Official statistic Date publishedContentData
Limiting Conditions TrackerDecember 2024The tracker aims to understand access and personal use of communications devices and services among those with an impacting or limiting condition.

Adults' Media Literacy Tracker 2023

Children's Media Literacy Tracker 2023