24 May 2005

Documents for the thirty-sixth session of the Statistical Commission
New York, 1 to 4 March 2005

StatCom 2005
Panel Discussion
See the presentations made at the Panel Discussion “Keeping Pace with Development: Challenges for National Statistical Systems”, 2 March 2005, New York
See Paul Cheung’s statement on Programme Issues at the Commission

A. Below is a list of official documents. For background documents, normally in English only, please go to B.
(All files are in Adobe Acrobat PDF format )

Provisional agenda and annotations E/CN.3/2005/1
[Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
[Español] [Français] [Russian]
Report of the Bureau of the Statistical Commission on the review of working methods E/CN.3/2005/2 [Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
[Español] [Français] [Russian]
Report of the Programme Reviewer (Statistics Norway) on energy statistics E/CN.3/2005/3 [Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
[Español] [Français] [Russian]
Report of the Intersecretariat Working Group on National Accounts E/CN.3/2005/4 [Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
[Español] [Français] [Russian]
Report of the OECD on service statistics E/CN.3/2005/5
[Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
[Español] [Français] [Russian]
Report of the Task Force on Statistics of International Trade in Services E/CN.3/2005/6 [Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
[Español] [Français] [Russian]
Report of the World Bank on International Comparison Programme E/CN.3/2005/7 [Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
[Español] [Français] [Russian]
Report of the Ottawa Group on Price Indexes E/CN.3/2005/8 [Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
[Español] [Français] [Russian]
Report of the Intersecretariat Working Group on Price Statistics E/CN.3/2005/9 [Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
[Español] [Français] [Russian]
Report of the Delhi Group on Informal Sector Statistics E/CN.3/2005/10 [Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
[Español] [Français] [Russian]
Report of the Secretary-General on Population and Housing Censuses E/CN.3/2005/11

E/CN.3/2005/11
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[Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
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[Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
[Español] [Français] [Russian]
Report of the World Health Organization on health statistics E/CN.3/2005/12 [Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
[Español] [Français] [Russian]
Report of the Secretary-General on poverty statistics E/CN.3/2005/13 [Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
[Español] [Français] [Russian]
Report of the Washington Group on Disability Statistics E/CN.3/2005/14 [Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
[Español] [Français] [Russian]
Report of the Secretary-General on environmental-economic accounting E/CN.3/2005/15 [Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
[Español] [Français] [Russian]
Report of the Intersecretariat Working Group on Environment Statistics E/CN.3/2005/16 [Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
[Español] [Français] [Russian]
Report of the Secretary-General on statistical capacity building E/CN.3/2005/17 [Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
[Español] [Français] [Russian]
Report of the PARIS 21 on statistical capacity building E/CN.3/2005/18 [Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
[Español] [Français] [Russian]
Report of the Secretary-General on international economic and social classifications E/CN.3/2005/19 [Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
[Español] [Français] [Russian]
Report of the Secretary-General on indicators for monitoring the Millennium Development Goals and for follow-up to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic and social fields E/CN.3/2005/20 [Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
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Report of the OECD on presentation of statistical data and metadata E/CN.3/2005/21 [Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
[Español] [Français] [Russian]
Report of the Task Force to Establish Standards on Data and Metadata Exchange E/CN.3/2005/22 [Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
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Report of the Partnership on Measuring Information and Communication Technologies for Development E/CN.3/2005/23 [Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
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Report of the Committee for the Coordination of Statistical Activities on its 3rd and 4th meetings E/CN.3/2005/24 [Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
[Español] [Français] [Russian]
Draft programme of work of the United Nations Statistics Division for the biennium 2006-2007 E/CN.3/2005/25 [Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
[Español] [Français] [Russian]
Draft multi-year programme of work for the Commission 2005-2008 E/CN.3/2005/26 [Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
[Español] [Français] [Russian]
Organization of the work of the session E/CN.3/2005/L.1 [Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
[Español] [Français] [Russian]
Draft provisional agenda and dates for the thirty-seventh session of the Commission E/CN.3/2005/L.2 [Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
[Español] [Français] [Russian]
Report on the thirty-sixth session E/2005/24 and
E/CN.3/2005/27
[Arabic] [Chinese] [English]
[Español] [Français] [Russian]
List of delegations E/CN.3/2005/INF/1 English, French and Spanish
     

B. Following is a list of background documents and room documents. These are not formal documents of the session and are generally in English only.

C. Paul Cheung, Director of the United Nations Statistics Division to the 36th Session of the Statistical Commission
Statement on Programme Issues

D. Below is a list of the presentations made at the Panel Discussion “Keeping Pace with Development: Challenges for National Statistical Systems”

The Panel Discussion was organized by the UN Statistics Division in conjunction with the 36th Session of the UN Statistical Commission, took place on 3 March 2005 and had the following participation:

Chairman:
Mr. Brian Pink – Government Statistician, Statistics New Zealand

Panelists and presentations:

• Mr. Eduardo Pereira Nunes – President, Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics:
  Challenges for National Statistical Systems

• Mr. Li Deshui – Commissioner, National Bureau of Statistics, China:
  China’s Official Statistics: Challenges, Measures and Future Development

• Mr. Hamidreza Navvabpour – Head, Statistical Centre of Iran
  Keeping Pace with Development: Challenges for the National Statistical System of I.R. Iran

• Mr. Pali Lehohla – Statistician General, Statistics South Africa
  Keeping Pace with Development: Challenges for National Statistics Systems

• Ms. Shaida Badiee – Director, Development Data Group, The World Bank
Measuring reults: Development goals and the drive to improve global statistics

United Nations Statistics Division- Statistical Commission