Official Documents for the Committee on Statistics, First Session

Report of the Committee on Statistics on its First Session
Tentative programme
List of Participants

1. (c) Adoption of the agenda

Revised provisional agenda
Annotated provisional agenda

2. Terms of reference and functioning of the Committee on Statistics

Terms of reference and functioning of the Committee on Statistics
Rules of procedure of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (Corrigendum included)

3. Statistics development in Asia and the Pacific

Overview of statistics development in Asia and the Pacific
Statistics development in the Pacific
Activities of the Interstate Statistical Committee of the Commonwealth of Independent States
Main achievements and challenges in ASEAN regional cooperation in statistics
Cooperation among members of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) in the field of statistics

4. Regional technical cooperation in statistics development

ESCAP strategy for technical cooperation in statistics development
The role of the Statistical Institute for Asia and the Pacific in strengthening statistical capacity in the region

5. Improving gender statistics: measuring violence against women

Measuring violence against women: towards better indicators
Philippine Statistical System efforts on the compilation of gender statistics
Cambodia experience in measuring violence against women

6. Towards an action plan for the development of economic statistics in the Asian and Pacific region

Towards an action plan for the development of economic statistics in the Asian and Pacific region
Statistical capacity-building in economic statistics: the role of the Asian Development Bank
Towards an action plan for the development of economic statistics in the region: the perspective of the Statistical Institute for Asia and the Pacific
New International Standards and Priorities of Industrial Statistics
ASEAN regional cooperation on the enhancement of the implementation of SNA 1993

7. Producing population estimates on an annual basis: the central role of vital statistical systems

Tools and solutions for better data on births, deaths and causes of death
Corrigendum 1: Tools and solutions for better data on births, deaths and causes of death
Towards improving vital statistics: new regional initiative funded by the Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID)
Improving vital statistics and cause of death statistics: the experience of Thailand

8. Measuring the progress of societies

Measuring the progress of societies: What is the relevance for Asia and the Pacific?
Measuring the progress of societies: the Australian experience
Gross National Happiness (GNH): Its Assumptions and Applications in Bhutan
Gross National Happiness index: towards measuring the progress of societies
Strategic framework and proposed outputs for the proposed programme of work for 2010-2011