The Social Investment Analytical Layer (SIAL) will help agencies understand the potential return on investment (ROI) before investing in a new service.
The Social Investment Data Foundation (SIDF) code produces datasets within the IDI that are ready for analysis. It reduces the time to generate datasets and speeds up the analysis.
The Social Investment Measurement Map allows users to see what indicators or measures are available in the IDI to assess interventions.
We've produced a series of tools, with reusable code hosted on GitHub, which is intended for an experienced technical audience with access to Stats NZ's Integrated Data Infrastructure (IDI).
In a nutshell, analytics is crunching the numbers to gain insights and understand the needs of target populations. When interpreted, agencies have the information they need to inform their investment and service delivery policymaking decisions.
Analytics gives agencies the information they need to:
As well as detecting gaps and overlaps in service delivery, analytics will also help agencies to identify:
Quality analysis improves the understanding of the people and businesses who use public services and helps to determine whether services and policies are delivering the intended results to service users.