In May 1990, the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa adopted the 18th of November as African Statistics Day. It is celebrated every year to increase public awareness on the importance of statistics in Africa. It also provides an opportunity to advocate for major statistical......

African statistics day was initiated in 1990 by the joint African conference of planners, statisticians and demographers, which is a subsidiary body of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA).On 27th November 2018, Somalia joined her counterparts of other African nations in the marking of the......

The Coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) outbreak was the first cases identified in Wuhan, China, in December 2019. The Ministry of Health of the Federal Government of Somalia confirmed the first case of the COVID-19 pandemic on 16 March 2020 in Mogadishu. Since the declaration of the......

The Coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) outbreak was the first cases identified in Wuhan, China, in December 2019. The Ministry of Health of the Federal Government of Somalia confirmed the first case of the COVID-19 pandemic on 16 March 2020 in Mogadishu. Since the declaration of the......

The Coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) outbreak was the first cases identified in Wuhan, China, in December 2019. The Ministry of Health of the Federal Government of Somalia confirmed the first case of the COVID-19 pandemic on 16 March 2020 in Mogadishu. Since the declaration of the......

  The Coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) outbreak was the first cases identified in Wuhan, China, in December 2019. The Ministry of Health of the Federal Government of Somalia confirmed the first case of the COVID-19 pandemic on 16 March 2020 in Mogadishu. Since the declaration of......

Two weeks GDP meeting organized by Statistics Sweden held in Nairobi, Kenya. This meeting was intended to review the current estimates (GDP estimates for 2012-2016), calculate 2017 GDP estimates and Harmonization of the different methods used by international partners (IMF, WB) and Somali government together......

The Directorate of National Statistics with support of Statistics Sweden held a workshop in Nairobi for finalizing the booklet on Somali Men and Women. The outcome of this mission is to assist Somali gender working groups on analyzing and presenting gender statistic. The purpose of......

This report provides an overview of the size of Somalia’s economy and its growth in recent years. This is the official GDP for the years 2012-2018. The methodology and data sources used to estimate GDP were harmonized with the IMF and World bank. Therefore, this......

  Labor Management Procedures (LMP) Labor Management Procedures. Under the World Bank Environmental and Social Standard 2 (ESS2: Labor and Working Conditions), the Borrower is required to develop labor-management procedures (LMP). The purpose of the LMP is to identify the main labor requirements and risks......

  Objectives of the Law This Law repeals the Somalia Statistical Law no: 35 published on 18th June 1970 to harmonize it with the Somali Federal System and promote the overall efficiency of various Sectors of Statistics in the Federal Republic of Somalia (FRS). This......

  The Somalia Facts and Figures provides important economic and social trends in the country, as well as development indicators for the Federal Republic of Somalia for the year 2020. The booklet serves as a guide to understanding Somalia’s Socio-Economic trends identified through reliable statistical......

  On 2-4th July 2019, a coordination workshop was held at Hayat hotel in Mogadishu for federal line ministries to coordinate and strengthen the statistical capacity in the country with the purpose of facilitating decision makers’ awareness, understanding and trust in statistical data and to provide......

             Adolescence is the period between childhood and adulthood, marked by rapid physical growth. It is important for the adolescents to be equipped with the necessary life skills needed to navigate through life. Information on the adolescent population and where......

    The Somali Health and Demographic Survey (SHDS) 2020 offers policymakers, stakeholders and Somali communities current and crucial information on the health and lives of people living across the country, in urban, rural and nomadic households. Around 350 Somalis, most of whom were women......