The government of Montenegro adopted the Commitment on Confidence in Official Statistics on its 64th session, held on February 22, 2018, . By adopting this Commitment, the Government expressed commitment to strengthening the trust in official statistics, based on European principles and standards of quality of official statistics, which further strengthes the professional independence of the Statistical Office and contributes to meeting the obligations of the negotiating chapter 18: Statistics.
Montenegro becomes the first among the enlargement countries, and in front of a significant number of EU member states who, by adopting the Commitment on Confidence, implements an important part of the new European legislation in the field of official statistics, strengtheing confidence not only in national but also in European official statistics.
Statistical yearbook is basic publication of Statistical Office which, in comprehensive and systematic way, offers choice of the most important data from all areas of social and economic life of Montenegro. Besides the data collected and processed by MONSTAT, this Yearbook also publishes the data from other authorities as well as those extracted from publications of international statistical institutions.