What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide statistical information to the owners of the site.
Registration with the Economic and Social Data Service (ESDS) requires that cookies are accepted on your computer. The most common reason for not being able to log in or download data is that cookies are being blocked on your computer.
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||Used with our search engine. It does not contain any personal information and is automatically deleted when you close your browser
||This session cookie is for user interface customisation, mainly once a user has logged in. This cookie is deleted when you close your browser.
||Collects non-personal information about how visitors use the website in order to improve content and navigation and report on general usage statistics. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous.
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||Used so that you are not asked for consent each time you visit this site.
* These categories are defined by the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) to assess intrusiveness:
- Strictly necessary
- Targeting or advertising
ICC UK Cookie Guide
Note: ESDS does not use any cookies for targeting and advertising.
How do I change cookie settings?
You can check whether your computer is set up to accept cookies or change the settings for your browser to disallow all cookies through the help pages on the browser you are using.
Further information is available from: www.allaboutcookies.org
How do I agree to using cookies?
I have accepted cookies from this website.