Overview - Quality

Quality - Overview


Facts matter © European Union

What information can I find here?

This section provides you detailed information about all aspects of quality of European statistics, answering questions such as:

  • What does quality in official statistics mean?
  • What are the standards and frameworks that are applied and followed?
  • What are Eurostat’s activities to assure the quality of statistics which we produce and publish?
  • What are the peer reviews?

Why is quality of official statistics important to Eurostat?

Eurostat's mission is to provide high quality statistics and data on Europe

High quality European statistics are especially valuable in a world where facts and fake news are frequently confounded. For example, high quality statistics are needed to hold governments accountable and have a basis for informed decisions in all spheres of life.


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