BSS: Cooperate With Survey Interviewers

Sharon Austin Ministry News

Businesses and householders are being urged to cooperate fully with interviewers who are collecting data for the development of national statistics. This reminder has come from Director of the Barbados Statistical Service (BSS), Aubrey Browne, who said that for statistics from any survey to be reliable and accurate, a good response was required from the targeted population. Mr. Browne continued: …

Survey Of Living Conditions Concluded

Sharon Austin Ministry News

The 2016 Barbados Survey of Living Conditions has concluded and the consultants are now processing and analysing the data. This disclosure has come from acting Director of the Barbados Statistical Service, Aubrey Browne, who was hopeful that the process would be completed shortly. “We expect the consultants to give us some feedback by April and that a report will be …

Labour Survey Continues In December

Sharon Austin Ministry News

The public is reminded that officers will continue to be in the field in December taking information for the Continuous Labour Force Sample Survey being conducted by the Barbados Statistical Service (BSS). Some of the districts to be visited are Green Hill, Black Rock Main Road, Fort George Heights, Tudor Bridge and Mount Friendship, St. Michael; and Constant, Watts Village, …

BSS Officers Carry Photo ID

Sharon Austin Ministry News

The Barbados Statistical Service (BSS) has advised the public that its officers in the field, who are currently conducting three household surveys, all carry photo identification cards, which should be shown on request. This warning has come from Director of the BSS, Aubrey Browne, as a result of a story being circulated on social media that someone purporting to be …

Cooperate With Survey Personnel

Sharon Austin Ministry News

For statistics from any survey to be reliable and accurate, a good response is required from the targeted population. This reminder has come from Director of the Barbados Statistical Service (BSS), Aubrey Browne, who is encouraging members of the public to contribute to the process of having accurate national statistics by responding fully to interviewers when they visit households or …