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Search through Ofcom's research, data and reports across the communications sectors.
Find out more about Ofcom’s research and data collection programme.
Ofcom's annual statistical survey of developments in the communications sector; includes the International Communications Market Reports and reports on the nations of the UK.
Ofcom's statistical release calendar lists the Official Statistics we are scheduled to publish in 2021.
22 July 2021
Our initial findings on the affordability of major communications, particularly fixed broadband and mobile-internet services.
20 July 2021
- Consumer advice
20 July 2021
As a response to the Covid-19 outbreak, Ofcom is providing a range of information about how people are getting news and information about the crisis.
In accordance with the conditions for pre-release access to Official Statistics set out in the DCMS statement of compliance, named officials can receive privileged early access to Official Statistics.
13 July 2021
Online Nation is an annual report that looks at what people are doing online, how they are served by online content providers and platforms, and their attitudes to and experiences of using the internet.
To provide us with the evidence we need to carry out our duties, we carry out and publish market and consumer research, and collect data.
24 June 2021
Ofcom's Making Sense of Media bulletins summarise media literacy activities by a range of organisations in the UK and overseas.
14 June 2021
This research report explores the experiences of some customers in vulnerable circumstances who have recently been in contact with their communication providers.
10 June 2021
Ofcom’s open data is a mix of data from or about the companies we regulate in the communications sector, and the citizens and consumers who use them.
09 June 2021
The interactive data for our first Online Nation report.
09 June 2021
Understanding people’s online habits, behaviours and attitudes is a vital part of our statutory duties.
Media literacy enables people to have the skills, knowledge and understanding to make full use of the opportunities presented by both traditional and new communications services. Media literacy also helps people to manage content and communications, and protect themselves and their families from the potential risks associated with using these services.
01 June 2021
A quarterly update on ADR schemes' performance against key performance indicators (KPI).
Ofcom's research and reports on telecommunications numbering.
This section covers research into usability of devices and services, and accessibility, particularly in relation to older people and those with disabilities.
28 May 2021
This report sets out the extent to which on-demand programme services carried subtitles, audio description or signing in the first six months of 2019.