The national statistical system which covers all designated official statistics and statistical units within ministries and government institutions. In addition to the NIS, each ministry and other government institution have a statistics unit responsible for producing statistics. Various ministries and other institutions collect and produce statistics as part of their work. The system consists of NIS and 27 line ministries, government institutions and National Bank of Cambodia, all producers of designated official statistics.
Designated Official Statistics:
Statistical Coordination Committee
The Statistics Coordination Committee that referred to Article 16 of the Statistics Law and has the following members:
|1||Director General, National Institute of Statistics||Chairperson|
|2||Deputy Director General, National Institute of Statistics||Vice Chairperson|
|3||Director of General Statistics Department, National Institute of Statistics||Secretary|
|4||Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation||Member|
|5||Ministry of Labor and Vocational Training||Member|
|6||Ministry of Rural Development||Member|
|7||Ministry of Interior||Member|
|8||Council of Ministers||Member|
|9||Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries||Member|
|10||Ministry of Education, Youth, and Sports||Member|
|11||Ministry of Economy and Finance||Member|
|12||Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs and Inspection||Member|
|13||Secretariat of Public Service||Member|
|14||Ministry of Information||Member|
|15||Ministry of Post and Telecommunication||Member|
|16||Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology||Member|
|17||Ministry of Justice||Member|
|18||Customs and Excise Department||Member|
|19||Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts||Member|
|21||Ministry of Social Affairs Veteran and Youth Rehabilitation||Member|
|22||Ministry of Industry Mines and Energy||Member|
|23||Ministry of Women Affairs||Member|
|24||Ministry of Tourism||Member|
|25||National bank of Cambodia||Member|
|26||Ministry of Land Management, Urban Planning & Construction||Member|
|27||Ministry of Environment||Member|
|28||Council for the Development of Cambodia||Member|
|29||Ministry of Health||Member|
|30||Secretariat of Civil Aviation||Member|
|31||Ministry of National Defense||Member|
|32||Ministry of Public Works and Transport||Member|
|33||Ministry of Religions and Cults||Member|
|34||Ministry of Commerce.||Member|
The Statistics Coordination Committee shall conduct meeting at least quarterly. Every meeting of the Statistics Coordination Committee,
a quorum is at least half of all members for conducting the meeting.
The Statistics Coordination Committee has functions to assist the National Institute of Statistics, in relation to:
Preparation of the statistical policies, procedures, and legislations in relation with the national statistical system and official statistics.
Establishment of an integrated national statistical system through effective coordination and cooperation on statistical activities and statistical development between designated statistical units, including the National Institute of Statistics, in order to be responsible for producing and disseminating official statistics.
Improvement and extension of the national statistical system and official statistics for public purposes.
Prioritizing of annual, medium, and long-term work programs selected, in relation to the major aspects of official statistics which are provided by the National Institute of Statistics and designated statistical units.
Preparation and updating of statistics master plan.
Planning the conduct of population, agriculture, and establishment censuses.
Establishment of a register of businesses or population frame, directory of administrative and statistical data sources in relation to the national statistical system along with effective maintenance and annually updated.
Agreements of cooperative and coordination between ministries, institutions, and other government units on data sharing and the timely provision of accurate and reliable official statistics.
Establishment of fixed-term or permanent technical working groups for specific statistics or other statistical matters in relation to the national statistical system and official statistics.
Promulgation and implementation of statistical classifications and standards in relation to official statistics.
Establishment of financial budgets and human resource plans for designated statistics units, including the National Institute of Statistics, in order to conduct census, survey, produce and disseminate official statistics for public purposes.
The Statistics Coordination Committee has the right to establish a fixed-term or permanent technical working group to address other specific statistical technique matters that need to study and detailed discussion. The Statistics Coordination Committee shall determine the terms of reference that specified the tasks, and the report arrangement on the output of each technical working group.
Each technical working group has the following composition:
One member of the Statistics Coordination Committee Chairperson
One Director or Deputy Director of Department, National Institute of Statistics Vice Chairperson
Other members from the relevant ministries or other government institutions, including the National Institute of Statistics, being not more than 5 in number as determining of the Statistics Coordination Committee Member
Every meeting of the Statistical Coordination Committee shall have a minute: