Tony Whiffen

Data Analyst

Tony manages linked administrative data research in the SAIL gateway mainly related to the Early Years and Housing and Homelessness research themes. He supports researchers and academics on development and progress of research projects including those related to the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic. He provides statistical advice and data for onward research and manages research for the Flying Start, Childcare Offer and Supporting People Data Linking projects. Tony is in the Government Statistical Service and worked previously on the National Survey for Wales, Welsh Index of Multiple Deprivation (WIMD) and Household Projections for Wales. Prior to joining the ADR Wales, he was seconded to Swansea University as an Honorary Research Associate to research chronic health conditions and wellbeing using the SAIL Databank. He holds a BSc in Geography and MSc in Health Data Science.