ERIC Number: ED076435
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1963
Reference Count: 0
Manual on Training of Statistical Personnel at the Primary and Intermediate Levels.
United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, Bangkok (Thailand).
This manual is designed for organizers and teachers concerned with training statistical personnel working at the primary and intermediate levels in government offices. It provides outlines of the subject matter for training and indicates teaching methods. The manual devotes a section to each of nine courses and covers principles and methods of statistics; design; data collection and processing; presentation, publication, and utilization of statistics; supervision; and statistical organization, coordination, and standards. At the beginning of each course a summary of the topics covered is given, along with suggested time allotments and methods of instruction. Details of the subject matter for each topic are elaborated and sample exercises are included. Three appendices discuss project work, list equipment and training material, and provide a list of 53 references. (DT)
Descriptors: Curriculum, Curriculum Guides, Guidelines, Higher Education, Instruction, Mathematical Applications, Program Descriptions, Statistical Analysis, Statistics
United Nations, Sales Section, New York ($1.25)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, Bangkok (Thailand).