Why is Perceived data being collected?

Diamond?collects?Perceived data?to get a clearer idea of whether audiences of all kinds are seeing themselves reflected on-screen, and whether TV programmes portray the full range of people from different groups that exist in the UK.

You should record Perceived data for all productions commissioned by the?Diamond broadcasters, including those partially or wholly shot overseas, so that Diamond can report on the full range of programming over which the Diamond broadcasters have editorial control.?Contributors?should be included irrespective of their nationality.