Standing Committee of Caribbean Statisticians (SCCS)

First Regional Statistical Research Seminar

 
   
 
DATE AND VENUE


The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat hosted its First Regional Statistical Research Seminar at the Accra Beach Hotel in Barbados, on Friday, 31 October 2008 at 09:30 hrs.
 


DOCUMENTS FOR FIRST REGIONAL STATISTICAL RESEARCH SEMINAR
Call For Papers

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Programme

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SECTION I: THE CONDUCT AND ANALYSIS OF POPULATION AND HOUSING CENSUS

Bermuda's 2000 Census Experience Collecting Family Data; by Melinda Williams, Social Statistician, Department of Statistics, BERMUDA

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The Elderly in the Caribbean by Valerie Nam , Director, Censuses and Demographic Statistics, Statistical Institute of Jamaica (STATIN), JAMAICA [ PDF ]
 

SECTION II: THE CONSTRUCTION OF RETAIL PRICE INDICES (CPI) AND ISSUES RELATED TO THE ANALYSIS OF INFLATION

Consumer Price Index and Headline and Core Inflation in selected CARICOM countries (abstract) by Iwan Sno, Director, General Bureau of Statistics , SURINAME

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SECTION III: DATA GAPS ON THE MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS (MDGS)

Completing Data Gaps For The Millennium Development Goals (SMDG) - (A Small Island State Experience The Case Of Dominica ) by Prayma Carette, Chief Statistician, Central Statistical Office , DOMINICA

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FIRST PANEL: OTHER ISSUES RELATED TO CENSUS DATA COLLECTION AND DATA QUALITY

Development of a National Policy Framework for Census Data dissemination utilising a Geographic Data Management Systems (GDMS) by Harold Wall, Common Census Framework Project Coordinator, CARICOM Secretariat

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Post Enumeration Survey, by Bruce Spencer, Statistician, Central Statistical Office , TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

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Benefits and Challenges of Collecting International Migration Statistics, by Melinda Williams, Social Statistician, Department of Statistics, BERMUDA

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SECOND PANEL: HOUSEHOLD/BUSINESS SURVEYS; EMPLOYMENT; AND INFORMAL SECTOR /INFORMALISING OF EMPLOYMENT

Jobless Working Age Households in Barbados by Victor Browne, Senior Statistician, Barbados Statistical Service , BARBADOS

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Harmonisation of Households by, Linda Hewitt, Director, Centre for Interdisciplinary Research and Development, TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO [ PDF ]
The Informal Sector and more recent notions of informalisation of Employment - The evolution of the notion of the informal sector, its definition, measurement and relevance for policy.by Reynold Simons, Senior Specialist, Employment and Labour Market Policies, International Labour Organisation (ILO), Sub-Regional Office for the Caribbean. [ PDF ]
Migrant Labour and the Barbadian Society by Aisha Nalishebo, Statistician I, Barbados Statistical Service , BARBADOS [ PDF ]

Early Childhood Education and Human Development Prospects: Are Some Children Disadvantaged, by Dr. Godfrey St. Bernard, Senior Fellow, Sir Arthur Lewis Institute of Social and Economic Studies, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine , TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

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