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[1 Jun 2013 | Comments Off | 47 views]

Members of the Social Statistics and Government Statistics sections have organized many events for the upcoming Joint Statistical Meetings in Montréal.

Government Statistics, Member News, Section News »

[1 Dec 2011 | Comments Off | 904 views]

Steven Paben, 2011 chair of the Government Statistics Section reflects on the past year and summarizes where the section stands.

Government Statistics, Member News, Section News »

[1 Jul 2011 | Comments Off | 1,034 views]

During the last decade, nearly three quarters of all United States citrus was grown in Florida. The relative size of the Florida citrus crop demands that statistically accurate forecasts be made starting in October of each year and continuing throughout the marketing year. To provide these statistically accurate forecasts, the National Agricultural Statistics Service developed a survey program based on objective counts and measurements (rather than subjective reporting from individual producers). Read about it here.

Government Statistics, Member News, Section News »

[1 Jun 2011 | Comments Off | 1,552 views]

The Government Statistics Section offers a checklist to help you get ready for the Joint Statistical Meetings.

Government Statistics, Member News, Section News »

[1 Apr 2011 | Comments Off | 905 views]

John Dixon, 2010 GSS chair, thanks the executive committee and highlights the section’s accomplishments in 2010.

Government Statistics, Member News, Section News »

[1 Feb 2011 | Comments Off | 968 views]

The Government Statistics Section provides an update on the National Household Travel Survey and its importance to the nation.

Government Statistics, Member News, Section News »

[1 Aug 2010 | Comments Off | 2,050 views]

On the afternoon of June 23, Deborah H. Griffin of the U. S. Census Bureau was presented with the Jeanne E. Griffith Mentoring Award in the conference center of the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Government Statistics, Member News, Section News, Social Statistics »

[1 Jun 2010 | Comments Off | 1,281 views]

The Government Statistics Section and the Social Statistics Section will sponsor nine roundtables at JSM 2010 that explore substantive and methodological topics central to those who produce or use official statistics.

Government Statistics, Member News, Section News, Social Statistics »

[13 May 2010 | Comments Off | 897 views]

The Social Statistics and Government Statistics sections have together organized sessions covering a range of topics that are bound to whet the statistical appetites of section members. So as you navigate through all that Vancouver, British Columbia, has to offer, consider some of our meeting offerings in the form of invited sessions.

Government Statistics, Member News, Section News »

[1 Feb 2010 | Comments Off | 1,222 views]

Robert Lussier discusses the end of his term as 2009 chair of the ASA Government Statistics Section and reports on the projects the section is putting together for 2010.