Australian Bureau of Statistics
International Year of Statistics
INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF STATISTICS
The ABS is proud to announce it is participating in the International Year of Statistics (Statistics2013), a worldwide celebration of the contributions of statistical science to the advancement of our global society.
During the International Year of Statistics more than 1,700 organisations — universities, research institutes, high schools, professional societies, government agencies and businesses — in over 100 countries are joining to celebrate and promote the importance of statistics to businesses, governments, the media, policy makers, employers, academia, students and the community.
Throughout this year-long celebration, hundreds of participating organisations around the world will be banding together to:
ABS PARTICIPATION IN Statistics2013
The ABS is coordinating a number of events in 2013 to support Statistics2013, including:
If you are planning an event to celebrate Statistics2013 we'd like to know. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Be sure to visit the International Year of Statistics website in the months ahead to learn more about this initiative and how statistics help shape your everyday life.
This page first published 12 March 2013