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01-05 Mar 2021
52nd Session of the United Nations Statistical Commission

Event Details

The United Nations Statistical Commission, established in 1947, is the highest body of the global statistical system. It brings together the Chief Statisticians from member states from around the world. It is the highest decision making body for international statistical activities especially the setting of statistical standards, the development of concepts and methods and their implementation at the national and international level.

The Statistical Commission oversees the work of the United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD), and is a Functional Commission of the UN Economic and Social Council. The fifty-second session of the Statistical Commission will be held virtually from in New York from 1-3 and 5 March 2021. You can find more details here.

Additionally, a number of side-events are organized throughout February and early March to discuss specific aspects of official statistics. You can find a detailed agenda here.

Date of Event
Monday 01st Mar 2021 to Friday 05th Mar 2021
Mode of Participation
Video Conference