To main content

Journal of Official Statistics (JOS)

Journal of Official Statistics (JOS) is a scientific peer-reviewed journal with an international focus that Statistics Sweden has been publishing since 1985. The journal is published four times per year and is in English.

It contains articles with research results about survey methods, quality, applications, policy issues and other aspects of production of official statistics.

Some examples of the subjects that are covered in JOS are: methods to prevent or compensate for non-response, evaluation of questions and other factors that can affect answers to interviews and questionnaires, methods to be able to take advantage of register data, models for estimations within small areas, methods for time series, confidentiality in statistical data and systems to organise statistics production.

Editorial office at Statistics Sweden

The editorial office (chief editor and administration) is at Statistics Sweden. An international group with more than 30 associate editors around the world are at universities, statistical offices and other organisations that produce statistics. This group – together with hundreds of experts – comprise an important resource for the editing process, and contribute to the high quality of the published articles.

Publisher: Joakim Stymne

Editors-in-Chief: Ingegerd Jansson, Karin Kraft and Karl Larsson

Production Manager: Bengt Kopp

More information about the journal, contents of the latest issue and article archive 

Submit a manuscript to JOS

Contact us


Contact us