Institute of Statistics is pleased to present to the users the Statistical Yearbook 2012-2016. This publication is an extensive overview of the most important statistical indicators. The Statistical Yearbook provides an overview of the current socio-economic situation of Albanian society,dedicated to the all users of statistical data, decision-makers, administrators, community businesses, researchers etc. This publication comes in a format that follows the example and experience of European countries.
The main purpose is to provide a full summary of social and economic statistics in a single volume for a period of 5 years. The statistics presented in the Statistical Yearbook were issued by the specialized sectors of the Institute of Statistics. In this edition of 177 pages are summarized statistical data and indicators for economy, environment, agriculture etc. Divided into 18 chapters the users can find a combination of text tables and graphs,to make this publication more understandable.
Institute of Statistics Albania hosted this year the Policy Group on Statistical Cooperation held in Durres Albania, during 19th – 20th of October.
As every year the Directors General and International Officers from the NSIs of the enlargement countries met to discuss strategic issues related to statistics in the context of the enlargement process. DG NEAR provided an overview on the Stabilization and Association Process in enlargement countries. Other important topics discussed and shared were Peer reviews and monitoring, Commitments on Confidence Sustainable Development Goals, The Code of Practice and Coordination of the National Statistical Systems, Developments in the ESS etc.