The National Statistical System (NSS) is the combination of statistical organisations and units within a country that jointly collect, process and disseminate official statistics on behalf of a national government.
NSS Assessments are conducted to identify the necessary statistics and infrastructure for a country to develop its national statistics system in order to support good governance and sound decision making.
Recent NSS Assessments include:
PARIS21 has developed an NSS Assessment Guide to guide national authorities in the selection of an appropriate tool or framework to evaluate their country’s statistical system.
PARIS21 NSS Assessment Guide