DEPARTMENT OF STATISTICS (STAT)LOGO LAUNCH<br />By: Ms. MakiniHickinson, <br />Dept. Head<br />February 14th, 2011<br />
Overview <br />Who is STAT?<br />Role of STAT<br />STAT’s Mission<br />Organisation Structure<br />How STAT functions<br />STAT’s Aim<br />STAT LOGO<br />Contact Information<br />
Dept. of Statistics or STAT<br />Newly formed department in the NBO of country St. Maarten.<br />Carries out the tasks of the former Central Bureau of Statistics or CBS.<br />New name & a new look. (STAT Logo)<br />
STAT’s Role<br />The execution of statistical research for the public sector, private sector, science, and the general public .<br />Make statistics and statistical products available on the basis of this research. <br />This refers to statistics related to the economic, demographic, social and environmental status of the St. Maarten community.<br />
Our Mission:<br />“To generate useful statistics in an independent and thorough manner, with a specific focus on professionalism, confidentiality, objectivity, accuracy, reliability and promptness”.<br />
How does STAT function?<br />Legal base: Statistics Ordinance 1976<br /><ul><li>National decree organisation & mission of the statistical office, 2003.
STAT collects data via field research & administrative records.
STAT continues to cooperate with CBS Curacao in building its statistical capacity.</li></li></ul><li>STAT’s Aim:<br />Continue the use of international standards & concepts, but focus on increasing stakeholder consultation in order to better adapt these to the local St. Maarten situation. <br />To carry out our mandate as independent as possible from the overall government organisation.<br />
Contact STAT:<br />Located in the Vineyard Building, scheduled to re-locate as of March 1st to the Risdon’s Bldg. <br />Telephone: 542- 2151 0r 542-2355<br />Website: www.cbs.an also www.sintmaartengov.org<br />Email: email@example.com<br />