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Statististical methods

Statistics from Statistics Sweden is based on a set of statistical methods such as the drawing of a sample, measurement techniques, editing and correction of data and reduction of non-response.

Statistics Sweden's regular work to increase the quality of the statistics is, among other things, about improving the statistical methods. Obviously, we must always do so, since the recommended statistical methods change over time, thanks to research and development in this area.

Information on methods presented in different forms

Handbooks for different parts of statistics production

Reports with results from Statistics Sweden's research and development activities

Guidelines for terminology, definitions, classifications and quality declarations

Articles from journals on statistics theory and methodology.

Publishing occurs in different series

Reports on statistical coordination for the official statistics of Sweden

CBM - Current Best Methods), reports concerning the best known methods in different areas

Handbooks from Statistics Sweden

R&D Reports - Reports from Statistics Sweden's research and development work

JOS - Journal of Official Statistics, a scientific journal with articles on statistical theory and methodology.