News & Outputs

19 July, 2010

New ethnic population projections make the headlines

The projections of ethnic population by local authority area were released this week with coverage in the media;


The details are contained in Wohland, P., Rees, P., Norman, P., Boden, P. and Jasinska, M. (2010) Ethnic Population Projections for the UK and local areas, 2001-2051, Working Paper 10/2, School of Geography, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT.

10 September, 2008

Happiness Mapped

Research led by Dr Dimitris Ballas into levels of well being across Britain was presented at the annual conference of the Royal Geographical Society & the Institute of British Geographers. The story was picked up by the BBC World Service Environment reporter and also made the Independent. Find out more by clicking on the following links

BBC News website:

The Independent website:

14 December, 2007

Sheer Bliss is a Hug and a Kiss

Dimitris Ballas’ research entitled ‘Exploring Geographies of Happiness and Well-Being in Britain’ has been given coverage in The Sun newspaper.

Please go to The Sun website to read more.

14 March, 2007

Press coverage for Dimitris Ballas

Dimitris Ballas has recently been interviewed by the Yorkshire Post newspaper on his UPTAP project, ‘Exploring geographies of happiness and well-being in Britain.’ To read the full article, please click on the link below: