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Quality Assurance of Administrative Data (QAAD)
The Quality Assurance of Administrative Data (QAAD) is a regulatory standard created by the UK Statistics Authority. QAAD documents contain information on processes involved from data collection to publication with a focus on quality assurance.
Quality Assurance Processes
Background Quality Reports (BQRs)
Below are links to the BQRs for each of the areas covered by the Vital Statistics Unit. BQRs describe the quality of the data and details any points that should be noted when using the outputs.
User Guides and Process Maps