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Handbook of Statistical Organization

The Handbook of Statistical Organization, Third Edition: The Operation and Organization of a Statistical Agency deals with the fundamentals of national systems of official statistics: general principles, data collection and respondent policies, principles of organization and management, and dissemination guidelines. The intended audience for the Handbook are both chief statisticians (and their colleagues) and those charged with oversight of the official statistics function.

The Third Edition (ST/ESA/STAT/SER.F/88):

  Arabic: (1.94 Mb)
  Chinese: (Printing in progress) (1.35 Mb)
  English: (1.3 Mb)
  English (Corrigendum): (12 Kb)
  Spanish: (787 Kb)

The Second Edition was issued in 1980 (ST/ESA/STAT/SER.F/28):

English (8 Mb)
French (9 Mb)
Russian (29.2 Mb)
Spanish (12.3 Mb)

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