Quality Guidelines for Official Statistics

The Quality Guidelines Handbook is intended for all who are interested in the functioning of statistical systems, as well as for the users and producers of statistics. The Handbook outlines the framework within which the field of statistics operates in Finland and describes the relevant legislation, as well as current best methods and recommendations.

The statistical production process forms the core of Statistics Finland's activity. The aim of the Quality Guidelines Handbook is to improve the usability of the skills and competence required in the designing and implementing of statistical systems by gathering the existing principles into common knowledge capital.

ISBN 978–952–467–743–1

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