Study Visit on 'Agriculture Statistics' in Turkey
Date: 02-04 November 2016
Venue: Ankara - Türkiye

In accordance with its 2016 Annual Work Plan and within the framework of Statistical Capacity Building (StatCaB) Programme, SESRIC has organised the Study Visit on ‘Agriculture Statistics’ for the benefit of the National Statistical Committee of the Kyrgyz Republic (NSC) on 2-4 November 2016. The study visit was hosted by the Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat).

The study visit was be paid by Ms. Altynai ESENOVA, Leading Specialist and Ms. Gulzeinep MURSABEKOVA, Head of Department of Agriculture Statistics Department of National Statistical Committee of the Kyrgyz Republic (NSC).

As defined in the Classification of Statistical Activities (CSA Rev. 1 - October 2009;; Agriculture, forestry, fisheries – includes all agriculture, forestry and fishery related statistics, e.g. agricultural monetary statistics (agricultural economic accounts), agricultural structures (farm structure), trade in agricultural products, agricultural labour input, crop and animal production, agricultural commodities, agro-industry statistics (including food production and safety), organic farming and organic food, government expenditure for agriculture, fishing and forestry, products source and use tables, forest and forest product statistics, forest resource assessment and forest fire, trade in forest products, fisheries.

The Study Visit on ‘Agriculture Statistics’ included with a focus on the following topics:

  • Animal Production Statistics
  • Agricultural Prices
  • European Union Harmonization Studies for Agricultural Statistics
  • Classifications Used in Agricultural Statistics
  • Use of Administrative Data in Agricultural Statistics

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