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About our statistics

We maintain a year ahead programme for all FC statistical publications. This is updated on a monthly basis on our forthcoming publications page.

For information on how we comply with the UK Statistics Authority's Code of Practice for Official Statistics, see our Code of Practice page. This includes information on quality, data confidentiality and access, and pre-release access.

Visit our user engagement page for information on how we consult with users and how you can provide us with feedback. The page also includes the results from our 2011 User Engagement Survey.

Our survey control page provides access to recent annual reports & plans for statistical surveys run by the Forestry Commission.

Our annual Forestry Statistics publication includes information on the sources and methodology used to produce our statistics.

Our methodology and reviews page describes our approach to reviewing the methodology that we use to produce our statistics. You can also access further information on the reviews we have undertaken.

Annual work plans indicate the range of Forestry Commission statistics work planned and achieved.

Our guidance notes page provides guidance on preparing and using Forestry Commission statistics, and on survey best practice.

The Expert Group on Timber and Trade Statistics advises the Forestry Commission and helps with the compilation of industry statistics.

Last updated: 7th November 2016