This is the flagship journal of the International Association for Official Statistics and its main aim is to support the IAOS mission by publishing articles to promote the understanding and advancement of official statistics and to foster the development of effective and efficient official statistical services on a global basis.
The journal has an Editor-in-Chief who is responsible for ensuring that the journal focuses on current and emerging issues and challenges related to the management, production and use of official statistics and related public policy matters. The journal publishes papers of wide interest to both users and producers of official statistics, and all papers are refereed.
The journal encourages papers with a focus on the basic principles for official statistics covering areas such as the importance of applying the best scientific methods, the need for statistical independence, balancing the needs of users with the burden on respondents, the continuing challenges around confidentiality, and the growing need for consistency and coherence across statistical domains and over time and for international comparability.
NTTS 2015 papers published in the SJIAOS
A total of 12 papers presented at NTTS 2015 have appeared in the SJIAOS.