Online Training Course on ‘Transport Statistics’
Date: 15-18 March 2021
Venue: Virtual-SESRIC, Ankara - Türkiye

Within the framework of its Statistical Capacity Building (StatCaB) Programme, SESRIC organised an Online Training Course on ‘Transport Statistics’ with the participation of 52 attendees from the National Statistical Offices (NSOs) and Ministries of Transport of 8 OIC countries on 15-18 March 2021.

Mr. Jean Paul DIAGNE, Head of the Bureau of Sectoral Statistics at Directorate of Economic Statistics and National Accounts of the National Agency for Statistics and Demography (ANSD) of Senegal, conducted the course and covered the following topics:

  • Institutional framework for the production of transport statistics
  • Definitions and basic concepts in transport statistics
  • Data sources for collecting transport statistics
  • Collection and processing method
  • Calculation of transport indicators
  • Assessment of the quality of transport data
  • Analysis of transport data (SES transport)

The course was conducted through a video conferencing platform by following synchronous learning and instruction approaches designed in line with the virtual training solutions undertaken by SESRIC in order to better serve the Centre’s training activities and keep participants motivated and engaged during this time of global crisis due to COVID-19.

All presentations of the training course are available at this link.

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