The ESS Vision 2020 identifies five key areas in

which common action is needed in order for

European statistics to be "fit for the future".


 

 

Key areas Objectives Related projects
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  • Better understand and address user needs
  • Enhance quality management
  • Assess the usability and quality of source data
  • Promote the high quality of European statistics

DIGICOM

 

 

  • Abide with the European Statistics Code of Practice
  • Apply fit-for-purpose tools to enhance quality assurance
  • Assess the usability and quality of source data
 

SIMSTAT-REDESIGN* VALIDATION *

ESBRs ADMIN BIGD

 

 

  • Exploit potential of new data sources
  • Invest in new IT tools and methodology
  • Continue to improve existing data collection methods
 
 

 

ADMIN BIGD

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Further intensify the collaborative partnership of the ESS
  • Further identify and implement standards for statistical production
  • Adopt enterprise architecture as a common reference framework
  • Advance in sharing IT services and infrastructure
  • Benefit from exchange of (micro)data, while fully respecting statistical confidentiality

 

SIMSTAT-REDESIGN* VALIDATION*

ESBRs ADMIN SERV

ESDEN BIGD

 

 

  • Adopt a new dissemination and communication strategy
  • Create a data pool of European statistics
  • Optimise ESS portfolio of products and services
  • Promote European statistics as a brand

DIGICOM

* closed projects