Task Forces


Task Force on standards for education spending estimates based on household survey data

The overall aim of the work of the task force is to develop guidance on methods to achieve consistency, reliability and comparability in the measurement of expenditure on education based on data from different household surveys.


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Task Force on measuring food consumption in household surveys

The objective of the task force is to facilitate the development and adoption of new international statistical standards in the area of food consumption data collection in household surveys.


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Task force on development and testing of a survey module on SDG 16 indicators for inclusion in on-going household surveys

The objective of the task force is to develop, test and on the basis of the test results, finalize survey modules that can be included in regular (multi-purpose) household surveys by countries for regular reporting on SDG 16 indicators namely data on the prevalence of victimization from violence, corruption, access to justice and on feeling of safety.


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Task Force on standards and best practices for survey data documentation

The specific objective of the task force is to formulate recommendations on survey data documentation standards and best practices, and to propose a common, structured framework to organize the content, presentation, transfer and preservation of metadata.


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Task Force on promotion of consistent measurement of paid and unpaid working activities

The overall aim of the work of the task team would be to develop guidance on methods to achieve consistency in measurement of working activities across different household surveys and build on recent work undertaken by international agencies and countries to test methods for implanting the standards adopted by the 19th ICLS.


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