Main types of articles

An audit of the ONS website identified two main purposes for articles: to provide analysis and to provide information. There are seven types of article within these categories:

Analysis articles

  • in-depth analysis
  • cross-cutting analysis
  • review
  • commentary
  • digital content article (email DigitalContent@ons.gov.uk for information on this content type)

Information articles

  • methodology changes
  • progress report