"The System of National Accounts 2008 (2008 SNA) is the latest version of the international statistical standard for the national accounts, adopted by the United Nations Statistical Commission
(UNSC) in 2009 and is an update of the earlier 1993 SNA."
WG is a UN city group established under the United Nations Statistical Commission
to address the urgent need for cross-nationally comparable population-based measures of disability.
Recently, Al-Tukhaifi attended the first meeting of the United Nations' Statistical Commission
Friends of the Chair Group, held at the UN headquarters in New York.
Riyadh,May 31, 2019, SPA --The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, represented by General Authority for Statistics (GASTAT) concluded yesterday its participation in the first meeting of Friends of the Chair Group on Broader Measures of Progress of United Nations Statistical Commission
(UNSC) at the United Nations' Headquarters within 11 countries.
A leaked version of a report 'Annual Survey on Employment and Unemployment for the year 2017-18' from the National Statistical Commission
(NSC) showed unemployment rate in India at a 45-year high during 2017-2018.
UAE director general of Federal Competitiveness and Statistics Authority (FCSA), made his remarks during his keynote at the 50th session of the UN Statistical Commission
in New York, WAM reported.
The call was made at the UN Statistical Commission
in New York by Abdulla Nasser Lootah, the director general of the Federal Competitiveness and Statistics Authority (FCSA).
The UN Statistical Commission
's 50th session theme was 'Better data, better lives'.
The government sat on the bleak unemployment figures for months, prompting two members of the National Statistical Commission
to resign in protest, before the report was finally leaked to the Business Standard newspaper on January 31.
Mohanan, who resigned as the head of the government-funded National Statistical Commission
, said the standalone report for the last fiscal year should have been published.
Former head of the Central Statistics Office (CSO) and chairman of the National Statistical Commission
, Pronab Sen, is known to have a great feel for data and has been one of India's foremost economists and chief statisticians.