Expert Group Meeting on
Setting the Scope of Social Statistics

6-9 May 2003, New York
United Nations Statistics Division in collaboration with the Siena Group on Social Statistics


List of documents

  ESA/STAT/AC.88/01 Organization of Work    
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/02 List of participants    
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/03 List of participants    
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/04 Report of the meeting    
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/05 Current status of social statistics: An overview of issues and concerns Jeremiah Banda  
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/06 The Dutch system of social statistics: micro-integration of different sources
Pieter C.J. Everaers  Paul Van Der Laan  

Use of registers in social statistics in Denmark

Kirsten Wismer  
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/08 Social statistics in the development agenda: two cases for relevance and sustainability Tomas Africa  
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/09 Social statistics in Brazil: Producer and user strategies Maria Martha Malard Mayer  
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/10 SSDIS, global standard for harmonization of social statistics

Józef Olenski


Preliminary ideas for a European social statistics action plan

Gabrielle Clotuche and Werner Grünewald

  ESA/STAT/AC.88/12 Current efforts in the systematic development of social statistics in Australia

Barbara Dunlop


Strategy and goals—Siena Group on social statistics

Siena Group


Review of past efforts towards a systematic development of social statistics

Clare Menozzi  
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/15 Capacity building for social statistics: The role of professional training Rudolf Teekens  
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/16 Elements of a social statistics program: A Canadian perspective Statistics Canada  
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/17 Statistical coordination among various producers of social statistics in China Liu Wei  
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/18 Integration and coordination of social statistics: Perspectives on strategies and issues

Eivind Hofmann

  ESA/STAT/AC.88/19 Expanding the dimensions of social statistics Ahmed Hussein  
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/20 Harmonisation of concepts, definitions and classifications Howard Meltzer  
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/21 Policy-oriented statistical activities at the Israel Central Bureau of Statistics

Charles Kamen

  ESA/STAT/AC.88/22 Current initiatives of the Philippine Statistical System on social statistics

Lina V. Castro

  ESA/STAT/AC.88/23 A better institutional framework for setting standards of official statistics Heinrich Brüngger  
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/24 Selected strategies to improve the effectiveness of current practices in social statistics Angela Me, Hrund Gunnsteinsdottir, Marie Sicat, Sabine Gagel and Stain Vikan  
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/25 Current state of social statistics and institutional infrastructure to coordinate the national system of statistics and geographical information in Mexico Mexico  
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/26 Labour statistics in Afristat member states:  Summary of the situation Prosper Backiny-Yetna  
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/27 Social statistics—some issues and potential strategies Simon Ellis  
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/28 Development of social statistics and statistical capacity building Irena Krizman  
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/29 Re-engineering and strengthening the production and uses of social statistics—a note O. O. Ajayi  
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/30 Promoting a better use of statistical information: An integrated information system on disability Viviana Egidi  
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/31 An approach to the coordination of statistical systems in the compilation, analysis and dissemination of social Statistics: The Caricom experience. CARICOM  
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/32 Social statistics in Egypt Bothaina El Deeb  
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/33 Strategies for promoting and optimizing the use of social statistics for policy planning in West Africa Gabriel Pictet and Robert Pond  
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/34 Adding a social dimension to agricultural Statistics: incorporation of gender considerations into FAO’s statistical support to member countries  John Curry  
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/35 Social Indicators in the urban context: urban poverty and health study in Sub-Saharan Africa

Gora Mboup

  ESA/STAT/AC.88/36 Social statistics produced by the U.S. Federal statistical system Susan Schechter, Robert Kominski and Jennifer Madans  
  ESA/STAT/AC.88/37 Social statistics in the World Bank The Development Data Group  

The General Data Dissemination System (GDDS): How statisticians and donors can use it for statistical capacity building

Claudia Dziobek