Social statistics

Directors of Social Statistics have the opportunity to exchange experiences and discuss methodological issues through meetings organized by the UNECE Statistical Division.

 The last meeting of this kind, held in September 2005, looked at changes in household and family structures and the impact on official statistics.


Social statistics in the UNECE Statistical Database

Measurement of different emerging forms of households and families (2012)

Register-Based Statistics in the Nordic Countries - Review of Best Practices with Focus on Population and Social Statistics (2007)

English (2.8 MB) - Russian (7.5 MB)

Print copies are available free of charge and can be requested by email to, indicating the publication title, language version and postal address.

Meetings and events

To access Social statistics related events, please click Meeting and Events