DEPARTMENT OF STATISTICS OF JORDAN. DATA DISSEMINATION. A PRESENTATION ON THE EXPERIENCE OF THE DEPARTMENT ON. Manila, the Philippines 20-22 June 2012. LEGAL BASIS.
ON THE EXPERIENCE OF THE DEPARTMENT
Manila, the Philippines
20-22 June 2012
The Department OF Statistics (DOS), was established in 1949 under the statistical law no. 24 of 1950 and its amendments, until 2012 where a new provisional law replaced it.
To produce and disseminate timely and high-quality statistical data that meet the user’s various and changing needs with a view to contributing to the comprehensive development process in Jordan .
DOS consists of twelve directorates and fifty-three divisions.
At the top of hierarchy is the Director General who reports to the Minister of Planning.
DOS considers the following elements in its practices:
1. Population & Housing Units Censuses & Household surveys:
2. Establishment Censuses & Economic Surveys:
3. Economic Statistics:
4. Livestock & Agricultural Censuses & Surveys:
Sources of the data published by DOS:
Problems experienced by data users:
Distribution of institutions using our products
Distribution of means of data provision
Jordanian Department of Statistics has been working for over 62 years to collect data about all aspects of life, and is committed to providing relevant data to meet user needs.