Data sources, licence details and downloads

Details of the sources of the data used in the near you tool and associated licensing details

10 May 2022

Sources and licence details

UK local authority and regional carbon dioxide emissions national statistics

Source: Department For Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy

Licenced under the Open Government Licence 3


Tyndall Carbon Budget Tool

Source: Tyndall Centre/Uni of Manchester

Licenced under the Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0)


Renewable electricity generation by local authority

Source: Department For Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy

Licenced under the Open Government Licence 3


Local Authority Pension Fund investment portfolios

Source: UK Divest

Licenced under the Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0)


Domestic Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) dataset

Source: Department for Levelling Up, Housing & Communities

Licenced under the Open Government Licence 3


Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive monthly deployment data

Source: Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy

Licenced under the Open Government Licence 3


Subregional fuel poverty statistics 2022 (England)

Source: Department For Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy

Licenced under the Open Government Licence 3


Households in Fuel poverty by Local Authority (Wales)

Source: Stats Wales

Licenced under the Open Government Licence 3


Local authority collected waste from households (England)

Source: Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs

Licenced under the Open Government Licence 3


Annual waste generated (tonnes) by source: Envi0018 (Wales)

Source: Stats Wales

Licenced under the Open Government Licence 3


Electric vehicle charging statistics

Source: Department for Transport

Licenced under the Open Government Licence 3


Vehicles licensed VEH0105 - by body type and LA

Source: Department for Transport

Licenced under the Open Government Licence 3


Propensity to cycle: National Datasets > Commuting data for LA zones

Source: Department for Transport and the National Propensity to Cycle Tool

Licenced under the Open Government Licence 3 and Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic


QS701EW (Method of travel to work)

Source: Census 2011

Licenced under the Open Government Licence 3


Grams of meat and dairy per day per person by Region

Source: University of Oxford

Licenced under the Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic


Green space access and deprivation

Source: Friends of the Earth licenced under the Open Government Licence v3.0 or Open Parliament Licence


Woodland opportunity mapping

Source: Tim Richards; Terra Sulis

Licenced under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License


Green Jobs Data 2030 and 2050

Source: LG Inform

Licenced under the Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic


Green apprenticeships

Source: Transition Economics and Friends of the Earth

Licenced under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License


YouGov survey data

Source: YouGov

Licenced under the Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0)


ONS postcode directory

Source: Office for National Statistics

Licenced under the Open Government Licence v.3.0


Mid-year population estimates at LA level

Source: Office for National Statistics

Licenced under the Open Government Licence 3


Dwelling stock estimates by local authority and tenure (Wales)

Source: Stats Wales

Licenced under the Open Government Licence 3


Table 125: dwelling stock estimates by local authority district (England)

Source: Department for Levelling Up, Housing & Communities

Licenced under the Open Government Licence 3


Rural Urban Classification Lookup Tables for Local Authorities (England)

Source: Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs

Licenced under the Open Government Licence 3


Postcode to location service

Source: MapIt UK by mySociety

Licensed under GNU Affero General Public License


Download the full dataset

View the raw data used to create Friends of the Earth's Near you data tool as a CSV file.