Committee on Statistics, Fifth Session

14 Dec 2016 to 16 Dec 2016
Bangkok, Thailand

The fifth session of the Committee on Statistics was held at the United Nations Conference Centre in Bangkok, Thailand from 14 till 16 December 2016.

Meeting Documents

Documents from the meeting are available at the Committee of Statistics, Fifth Session official documents page.

Statements

Agenda Item 2: Advancing official statistics for the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development: a collective vision and framework for action by the Asia-Pacific statistical community, Committee on Statistics

Agenda Item 3: Achieving the vision through existing regional initiatives:
(a) Economic statistics

(b) Population and social statistics

c) Civil registration and vital statistics

(d) Disaster-related statistics

(e) Agricultural and rural statistics

Agenda Item 4: The framework for action, partner coordination and stakeholder responsibilities
(a) Consideration of the future focus of the statistics subprogramme of the secretariat;
(b) Partners for Statistics Development in Asia-Pacific;
(c) Network for the Coordination of Statistical Training in Asia and the Pacific

Agenda Item 5: Items for information.

Agenda Item 6: Reports brought to the attention of the Committee
(a) Bureau;
(b) Statistical Institute for Asia and the Pacific

Agenda Item 7: Consideration of draft resolutions and decisions for submission to the Commission at its seventy-third session

  • Indonesia
  • Japan (n/a)
  • Maldives (n/a)
  • Mongolia (n/a)
  • Samoa (n/a)
  • Vanuatu (n/a)
  • SPC (n/a)

Agenda Item 8: Other matters

  • Australia (n/a)
  • Maldives (n/a)

Delegations Assessment

Following the meeting delegations attended filled out questionnaires regarding the session. A summary of the results is available for download.