On February 22, the SESRIC Center for Statistical, Economic and Social Research and Professional Training for Islamic Countries in cooperation with the Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat) organized a webinar on the experience in the field of population statistics and censuses.
This webinar is part of the CESRIC series of webinars for the exchange of statistical experience in the member countries of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation.
For reference: The international statistical community recognizes population and housing censuses as an important source for providing disaggregated data needed to measure progress towards the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, especially in the context of assessing the situation of people by income, gender, age, race, ethnicity, migration status, disability and geographic location, or other characteristics.
The webinar participants were presented with presentations on the following topics: Population statistics and censuses. Turkey experience; an address-based population registration system; 2011 Population and Housing Census, 2021 Population and Housing Census (relative to registration-based census).
Deputy of the Department of Census Methodology and for Work with Cartographic Documents Jamshid Eshniyazov took part in the webinar on behalf of the State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan on Statistics.