The Bureau of Statistics (BOS) will commence the updating of its Enumeration District (ED) maps and the listing of the households in those selected EDs on Monday 13 August 2018. This exercise would run for about six weeks. Their Bureau of Statistics badges would identify the Mappers and Listers.
The office telephone numbers are 227-1155, 227-0480 and 227-3377. The BOS is requesting the usual cooperation from the selected households.
This is a regular publication produced by the Bureau with a comprehensive range of statistical data
on Guyana. The data is gathered from key Government ministries and agencies and the private
sector and covering such areas as demographic, social, economic and financial statistics and much more. The Bulletin is published
on a quarterly basis, presently data for January - June 2018 is now available for download.
This survey provides valuable information on the situation of women and children in Guyana, and was based, in large part, on the needs to monitor the progress towards goals and targets emenating from recent international agreement: the Millenium Declaration, adopted by all 191 United Nations Member States in September 2000, and the Plan of Action of A World Fit For Children, adopted by 189 Member States at the United Nations Special Session on Children in May 2002.
To provide up-to-date information for assesing the situation of children and women in Guyana.
To furnish data needed for monitoring progress towards goals established by the Millennium Development Goals, the goals of a World
Fit For Children (WFFC), and other internationally agreed upon goals, as a basis for future action.
To contribute to the improvement of data and monitoring systems in Guyana and to strengthen technical enterprise in the design, implementation, and analysis of such systems.
The Bureau of Statistics, in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), executed the nationwide Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey during the period March to June of 2014.
The Field Operation
The Bureau of Statistics would like to thank the general public for their support and cooperation during the MICS5 survey.
The survey has been conducted as part of the third round of MICS surveys (MICS3), carried
out around the world in more than 50 countries, in 2005–2006, following the first two rounds
of MICS surveys that were conducted in 1995 and 2000. Survey tools are based on the models
and standards developed by the global MICS project, designed to collect information on the
situation of children and women in countries around the world. Additional information on the
global MICS project may be obtained from http://www.childinfo.org
Marginality (Poverty status) indices have been computed for each
of the 10 Administrative Regions of Guyana and also at NDC Level using
selected variables from the 2002 Population and Housing Census.
A baseline survey of child labour was carried out in Parika and its environs by the Bureau in collaboration with the International Labour Organisation (ILO). Download here:
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