Official Documents for the Committee on Statistics, Second Session

Report of the Committee on Statistics on its second session

1. Opening of the session

Annotated provisional agenda
List of participants
Tentative programme
Principles and procedures concerning the election of the Bureau of the ESCAP Committee on Statistics

2. Strategic direction of the Committee on Statistics

Proposed strategic directions of the Committee on Statistics
Outcomes of the most recent sessions of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific and the United Nations Statistical Commission
Strategies for the development of statistics in the Pacific Island region - the Ten Year Pacific Statistics Strategy

3. Regional initiatives

Development of a regional programme for the improvement of vital statistics in Asia and the Pacific
Outcome statement of the Regional Forum on the Improvement of Vital Statistics and Civil Registration in Asia and the Pacific
Proposed core set of economic statistics for Asia and the Pacific
Proposed regional programme for the improvement of economic statistics in Asia and the Pacific
Report on the ESCAP region-wide assessment of the capacity of national statistical systems in Asia and the Pacific to produce basic economic statistics
Draft regional programme for the improvement of economic statistics in Asia and the Pacific, February 2010
Comparison of the core set of economic statistics with other international sets of statistics and its availability in the ESCAP region
List of participants of the Forum on the Improvement of Vital Statistics and Civil Registration in Asia and the Pacific
Family registration system and vital statistics in Japan
Economic census for business frame in Japan
Подготовка к проведению сплошной переписи населения Туркменистана и жилищного фонда 2012 года
SNA as a basis of development of economic statistics in Kazakhstan

4. Global Initiatives

Implementation plan for the Global Strategy to Improve Agricultural and Rural Statistics
Report on the 2011 round of the International Comparison Programme in Asia and the Pacific
Situation of agricultural statistics in the basic policy for development of statistics in Japan
Global Strategy for Improving Agricultural Statistics: Implementation Plan for Africa - Proposals on Research Component
Global Strategy for Improving Agricultural Statistics in Africa -Draft Proposal for the Training Component
Global Strategy for Improving Agricultural Statistics: Implementation Plan for Africa - Proposals on the Technical Assistance Component
About the work of the Republic of Kazakhstan on preparation for 2011 Global Round of the International Comparison Program
Integration of Agricultural Statistics to the National Statistical System

5. Coordination of statistical capacity-building activities

More relevant, effective and efficient statistical training through improved regional coordination
SIAP-ESCAP: 5th decade of statistical training
Response to request for information for preparation of document E/ESCAP/CST(2)/8 - Response by China
Response to request for information for preparation of document E/ESCAP/CST(2)/8 - Response by Asian Development Bank
Response to request for information for preparation of document E/ESCAP/CST(2)/8 - Response by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Response to request for information for preparation of document E/ESCAP/CST(2)/8 - Response by International Monetary Fund
Response to request for information for preparation of document E/ESCAP/CST(2)/8 - Response by the Islamic Republic of Iran
Response to request for information for preparation of document E/ESCAP/CST(2)/8 - Response by Republic of Korea
Response to request for information for preparation of document E/ESCAP/CST(2)/8 - Response by Philippines
Response to request for information for preparation of document E/ESCAP/CST(2)/8 - Response by the UNESCO Institute for Statistics

6. Items for information

Availability and use of data on the Millennium Development Goal indicators in Asia and the Pacific
Report on the work of the secretariat on informal sector and informal employment statistics
Report on the work of the secretariat on disability statistics
Report on the work of the secretariat on gender statistics
Disability Surveys in Japan
Gender statistics in Japan
The means to successful statistics
Recent developments in information and communication technology statistics
Country Experiences and Practices on Various Sectoral Statistics in the Philippine Statistical System
Improvement of social statistics: birthrate, mortality, gender stistics

7. Reports brought to the attention of the Committee

Report on the activities of the Bureau since the first session of the Committee
Report of the Governing Council of the Statistical Institute for Asia and the Pacific on its fifth session