Data quality

Data Quality is an assessment of the fitness of data to serve a given purpose. Data is generally considered to be high quality if it is fit for its intended uses in operations, decision making and planning.

We need high quality data to help make informed decisions.

See decision making to find out the our process for making decisions.

We use data to monitor our performance and we use certain data to report to Government.

Data Quality Statement

Read our Data Quality Statement (PDF: 239 Kb / 5 pages), which sets out our policy for data quality.

Last updated: Tuesday, 2 August, 2022.