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We feature and showcase some of the uses of data on the Portal. Also included are links to the Data Stories published by the Detail Data Project, and our newsletters. Data stories are data journalism articles written by the Detail Data Project and have a voluntary and community sector focus.
You can also check our timeline to find out what the project has worked on so far.
Abortion exported: women travelling for terminations
Women from Northern Ireland and the Irish Republic had almost 25,000 abortions in England and Wales over the last five years – an average of close to 100 terminations every week.
Access Research Knowledge on Northern Ireland's social issues
You can now access over 15 years of social information on Northern Ireland from the Detail Data Portal.
Building on the Past
Almost 500 historic buildings across NI are deemed to be at risk, according to figures obtained by Detail Data
Home is where the hurt is
Reports on the 67 people across Northern Ireland that were killed by their partner, ex-partner or another family member in the last 10 years.
Invest NI: Three years of offers under the microscope
INVEST NI is the government agency that controls millions of pounds to support businesses and create jobs in Northern Ireland. It is the cornerstone of Stormont’s economic strategy, but how is it performing?
Public perception of charities: tale of two datasets
Combining datasets can reveal a depth of detail.