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Print copies of most recent publications are available free of charge and can be requested by email to support.stat@unece.org, indicating the publication title, language version and your postal address.

Demographic and social statistics

Population and migration

Training videos on population and housing censuses

 Developing Gender Statistics: A Practical Tool (3.3 MB) (2010)

Guidelines for Exchanging Data to Improve Emigration Statistics (2.9 MB) (2010)

Measuring Population and Housing - Practices of UNECE Countries in the 2000 Round of Censuses, available in English (4.2 MB) and Russian (4.3 MB) (2008)

Register-based Statistics in the Nordic Countries - Review of Best Practices with Focus on Population and Social Statistics, available in English (2.7 MB) and Russian (7.3 MB) (2007)

Conference of European Statisticians Recommendations for the 2010 Censuses of Population and Housing, available in English (2.4 MB), French (3.0 MB) and Russian (4.2 MB) (2006)

Recommendations for the 2000 Censuses of Population and Housing in the ECE Region, available in English, French and Russian (1998)

Labour

Measuring Quality of Employment (3.0 MB) (2010)

Justice and crime

Manual on Victimization Surveys (1.9 MB) (2010)

Environment and multi-domain statistics

Living conditions, poverty and cross-cutting social issues

Rural Households' Livelihood and Well-Being - Statistics on Rural Development and Agriculture Household Income (Wye Group Handbook, 2007)

Gender and special population groups

 Developing Gender Statistics: A Practical Tool (3.3 MB) (2010)

Training videos on developing gender statistics

Globalisation

Economic Globalization - A Challenge for Official Statistics (1.1 MB) (2008)
Proceedings of the Joint EFTA/UNECE/SSCU Seminar

Indicators related to the Millennium Development Goals

Assessment of Capacity for Countries of Eastern and South-Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia to Produce MDG-relevant Statistics, available in English (2.3 MB) and Russian (1.5 MB) (2008)

The Millenium Development Goals - The Way Ahead. A Pan-European Perspective (3.0 MB) (2006)

Sustainable development

Measuring Sustainable Development (2.6 MB) (2009)

Yearbooks and similar compendia

UNECE Countries in Figures 2009

UNECE Countries in Figures 2007

Trends in Europe and North America 2005

Methodology of data collection, processing, dissemination and analysis

Metadata

Common Metadata Framework

Common Metadata Framework Part A - Statistical Metadata in a Corporate Context: A guide for managers, available in English (0.9 MB) and Russian (4.7 MB) (2009)

Terminology on Statistical Metadata (2000)

Guidelines for Statistical Metadata on the Internet (2000)

Guidelines for the Modeling of Statistical Data and Metadata (1995)

Population and housing censuses and registers of population, dwellings and buildings

Training videos on population and housing censuses

Measuring Population and Housing - Practices of UNECE Countries in the 2000 Round of Censuses, available in English (4.2 MB) and Russian (4.3 MB) (2008)

Register-based Statistics in the Nordic Countries - Review of Best Practices with Focus on Population and Social Statistics, available in English (2.7 MB) and Russian (7.3 MB) (2007)

Conference of European Statisticians Recommendations for the 2010 Censuses of Population and Housing, available in English (2.4 MB), French (3.0 MB) and Russian (4.2 MB) (2006)

Recommendations for the 2000 Censuses of Population and Housing in the ECE Region, available in English, French and Russian (1998)

Data editing and data linkage

Statistical Data Editing - Volume 3: Impact on Data Quality (2006)

Glossary of Terms on Statistical Data Editing (2000)

Evaluating Efficiency of Statistical Data Editing: General Framework (2000)

Statistical Data Editing - Volume 2: Methods and Techniques 2 (1997)

Statistical Data Editing - Volume 1: Methods and Techniques 1 (1994)

Dissemination, data warehousing

Making Data Meaningful Part 1 - A guide to writing stories about numbers. Available in English (1.6 MB), Russian (1.8 MB), Spanish (301 KB) - Spanish translation kindly provided by the Instituto Nacional de Estadística, Spain, and Croatian (1.6 MB) - Croatian translation kindly provided by Croatian Bureau of Statistics.

Making Data Meaningful Part 2 - A guide to presenting statistics. Available in English (2.3 MB), Russian (2.4 MB), Spanish (1.3 MB) - Spanish translation kindly provided by the Instituto Nacional de Estadística, Spain, and Croatian (2.4 MB) - Croatian translation kindly provided by Croatian Bureau of Statistics.

Making Data Meaningful Part 3 - A guide to communicating with the media. Available in English (475 KB).

Communicating with the Media - A Guide for Statistical Organizations (2004)

A Guide to the Websites of National and International Statistical Organizations (2001)

Best Practices in Designing Websites for Dissemination of Statistics (2001)

Recommendations on Formats Relevant to the Downloading of Statistical Data from the Internet (2001)

Statistical confidentiality and disclosure protection

Principles and Guidelines on Confidentiality Aspects of Data Integration Undertaken for Statistical or Related Research Purposes (2009)

Proceedings of the 2007 Joint UNECE/Eurostat Work Session on Statistical Data Confidentiality (8.0 MB) (2009)

Managing Statistical Confidentiality and Microdata Access - Principles and Guidelines of Good Practice (1.1 MB) (2007)

Statistical Confidentiality and Access to Microdata (2003)

Strategic and managerial issues of official statistics

Management and development of human resources

Human Resources and Training (1.3 MB) (2007)
Proceedings of the Seminar Session of the 2006 Conference of European Statisticians

Technological resources

A Guide to the Websites of National and International Statistical Organizations (2001)

Best Practices in Designing Websites for Dissemination of Statistics (2001)

Recommendations on Formats Relevant to the Downloading of Statistical Data from the Internet (2001)

Information Systems Architecture for National and International Statistical Offices - Guidelines and Recommendations (1999)

Coordination of international statistical work

50 Years of the Conference of European Statisticians (2.8 MB) (2003)