Please note that POPPI is now supported by the Extra Care Charitable Trust.
New in POPPI
POPPI update 8.0 25 February 2013
- Revised ONS population projections for years 2012-2020
- Removal of State pension page
- Removal of Religion by age/gender page
- Removal of State pension/pension credit page
- Removal of Household growth page
- Removal of Tenure page
- Removal of No central heating page
- Removal of Transport page
- Removal of Provision of unpaid care page
- Removal of Down’s syndrome/dementia page
- Removal of Multiple characteristics pages
- Removal of Services provided pages
- Removal of Compare data function
POPPI update 7.0 released 15 June 2012:
- Revised ONS population projections
- Standard years to show 2012, 2015, 2020, 2025, 2030
- Next five years to show 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016
- Updated Services provided data
- State pension - revised page - to include Pension credit
POPPI update 6.0 released 28 October 2011:
- Standard years show 2011, 2015, 2020, 2025, 2030
- Next five years show 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015
- Updated ethnicity data
- Updated household growth data
- Services provided pages updated with 2009/10 data
POPPI update 5.1 released 2nd December 2010:
- Move between locations using a map
- Isles of Scilly and City of London data added
- Addition of 90+ age group on Population and Dementia pages
- Revised State pension data
POPPI Direct payments for 65+ age group: correction to calculation of numbers - 13 October 2010
POPPI Continence: amendments to headings used in Notes table - 30 September 2010
POPPI Update 5.0 released 9 July 2010:
- Population data updated
- Compare data between different geographical locations - for selected datasets
- Download multiple geographical locations on any page
- Performance pages updated with 2008-2009 data
POPPI Update 4.0 released 16 April 2010:
- Select authorities by comparators, by geographical neighbour, and by region
- Use 'My favourites' to select regions, councils and districts
- Revised design for all pages
- View all ages for: Stroke, Diabetes, Visual impairment, Hearing impairement, LD - baseline estimates, LD - Moderate or severe
POPPI Update 3.0 released 14 November 2009:
- Government Office Region data available
- Standard years now show 2009, 2015, 2020, 2025, 2030
- Next five years now show 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013
- Next five years facility available on all pages where figures are projected
- Percentage change from 2009 through to 2030 available for: Population by age, Population by gender/age, LD - moderate or severe
- Set own favourite locality
- New page: Household growth
- New page: Diabetes
- New page: Hearing impairment
- New page: Ethnicity/illness - proportions
- New prevalence added to: Living alone, Depression, Severe depression, Heart attack, Stroke, Bronchitis and emphysema
- Prevalence revised for: Domestic tasks, Self care, Falls - A&E attendance, Continence, Mobility, Obesity
POPPI 2.5 released Friday 31 July 2009:
- Data included for the 4 new unitary authorities which replace Bedfordshire and Cheshire
- New standard format for health pages showing data by gender and by all persons where data is available
- Revised Ethnicity data
- Revised State pension data
- Performance pages updated with 2007-2008 data
- New user questionnaire facility
POPPI 2.4.1 released on Wednesday 4 February 2009 - single login to use POPPI and PANSI enabled
POPPI 2.4 released on Friday 19 December 2008:
- Visual impairment new prevalence rate
- Learning disability pages - age ranges revised to start at 65
- Screen heading redesign
POPPI v2.3 released on Monday 6 October, coinciding with the launch of PANSI, the new Projecting Adult Needs and Service Information System, covering ages 18-64:
- Shared registration and login system between PANSI and POPPI
- Links between the two systems on pages of similar content
POPPI v2.21 released on Friday 26 September 2008:
- Revised ethnicity data
POPPI v2.2 released on 4 August 2008:
The population information in POPPI has been updated with the 2006-based long term subnational population projections published by National Statistics Online on 12 June 2008.
- Registration - Additional information is captured. Terms and conditions of use to be presented at registration.
- User activity data - User specific data is captured to inform future development of the system.
POPPI v2.1 released on 14 March 2008:
- New page - Limiting long term illness\Living alone
- New section - Learning disability. Includes Baseline estimates for LD, Moderate and severe LD, Down's and Down's predicted to have dementia
- Performance pages updated with 2006-2007 data
- Minor additions to wording on Registration page
POPPI v2.0 released on 31 January 2008:
- Baseline population data available for years 2007 - 2011
- Revised ethnicity data
- New page - Transport
- New page - Religion
- New page - Proportion receiving state pension only
- Revised dementia data
- Additional useful links
POPPI v1.1 released on 31 October 2007:
The population information in POPPI has been updated with the revised 2004-based long term subnational population projections published by National Statistics Online on 27 September 2007.
Research into violence against social care workers. IPC has conducted research to address a lack of knowledge about violence agains care workers. More here.
Full agenda for the 2014 Network Conference. The agenda for the conference in January 2014 at the Marriott Hotel, Cardiff has now been published. More details here.
Popular sheltered housing workshop repeated due to high demand. Due to high demand the recent workshop on making the best use of sheltered housing will be repeated in January 2014. Details here.
IPC explores integration and innovation in the social care workforce. IPC conducted a review which explored how care and support needs change and how the care workforce has to adapt. More here.
High level analysis of new Care Bill for Wales. IPC has analysed the long-term implications of the new Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Bill. More here.
High quality commissioning training provided to Enfield Council Enfield Council has welcomed a 'great' one day workshop on commissioning at the authority. Attendees commended the event and all said how useful and informative it had been.
Originally developed for the Care Services Efficiency Delivery Programme (CSED), part of the Department of Health, this system provides population data by age band, gender, ethnic group, religion, tenure, transport, living with no central heating, household growth and by state pension for English local authorities. Calculations are applied to population figures to estimate projected numbers of older people by; those living alone, living in care home, receiving unpaid care, their ability to carry out domestic tasks and self care.
Prevalence rates from research have been used to estimate the impact of; limiting long term illness, depression, severe depression, dementia, heart attack, stroke, bronchitis\emphysema, falls, continence, visual impairment, hearing impairment, mobility, obesity, diabetes and learning disability including Down's syndrome.