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European Statistical Advisory Committee (ESAC)


esac.gifThe ESAC (European Statistical Advisory Committee) shall assist the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission in ensuring that user requirements and the costs borne by information providers and producers are taken into account in coordinating the strategic objectives and priorities of the Union's statistical information policy.

That assistance shall cover all statistical domains relevant to the Union's statistical information policy.

The Committee should contribute to a close cooperation in the programme-planning process in order to improve the governance of the European Statistical System and enhance the quality of Community statistics.




Upcoming event: Conference of European Statistics Stakeholders, 24-25 November 2014, Rome


ESAC is co-organiser together with Eurostat, the Federation of European National Statistical Societies, the Department of Statistical Sciences - Sapienza - University of Rome,  the Italian National Institute of Statistics and the Italian Statistical Society of the Conference of European Statistics Stakeholders.


The Conference aims to enhance the dialogue between European methodologists, producers, and users of European Statistics in order to identify the requirements of the users, the best practices of the production, the innovative ways of visualising and communicating statistics, and the new methodological ideas for collecting and analysing data.

  • Contributed paper (up to 8 pages) submission: July 27th, 2014
  • Authors of contributed papers notifications: September 10th, 2014
  • Invited paper (up to 10 pages) submission: September 5th, 2014
  • Final version of papers: September 29th, 2014

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Last update 14.08.2014