Independent (South Africa): Service and integrity play a major role


Stats SA launched Census 2011 last Sunday, the 10th day of the 10th month in the 10th year of this millennium. In getting ready for this very important task, bean counters in South Africa kicked off with a dress rehearsal in preparation for the big one on October 10 next year. October appears to be not only an important month in South Africa due to it being a census month - for Census 1996, Census 2001 and now Census 2011 - but this year October also hosts a date declared World Statistics Day 2010.


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