Diversity data collection


Diversity data

Find data and trends on the diversity of funding applicants and recipients for each research council.

Explore and download UKRI EDI funding data (Tableau Public dashboard)
Find instructions on how to use the dashboard in the ‘Guidance’ tab.


The data set covers:

  • principal investigator (PI) and co-investigator grant applicants and recipients
  • fellowship applicants and awardees
  • PhD studentship starts.

There are four protected characteristics in the data set:

  • age
  • disability
  • ethnicity
  • sex.

We publish this data once a year. Data is available from the financial year 2014-15 to financial year 2019-20.

Read more about some of our work addressing under-representation and active participation.

2019 to 2020 data release

2014-15 to 2018-19 data release

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Email: equality@ukri.org

Last updated: 6 April 2021

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