ERIC Number: ED054937
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
Statistical Training Programs by the U.S. Bureau of the Census, September 1971 to August 1972.
Agency for International Development (Dept. of State), Washington, DC.; Bureau of the Census (DOC), Suitland, MD.
Described and announced are the 1971-1972 Bureau of the Census training programs for foreign statisticians. Programs lasting 11 months are offered in these areas: (1) population statistics and demographic analysis, (2) sampling and survey methods, (3) agricultural surveys and censuses, (4) economic surveys and censuses, and (5) data processing. The objectives of the program are a) to train statisticians and technicians in the variety of skills needed to plan and carry out specified statistical activities, and b) to train these persons to assist others in developing similar skills. Each program includes classroom instruction, seminars, workshops, field demonstrations, and special projects. Specific program descriptions and a complete list of courses, laboratories and workshops are given. (Author/RS)
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Authoring Institution: Agency for International Development (Dept. of State), Washington, DC.; Bureau of the Census (DOC), Suitland, MD.