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The Statistics  Division deals  with  the  subjects   assigned under the  Rules of Business, 1973. Under Rule 3(1(Schedule I) & 3 Schedule II ), Statistics  Division’s aim  is  to provide  solid  data  base to the planners,  policy & decision makers in  the  government,  researchers  and  other data  users  in various   socio-economic  sectors. Statistics  Division  strives to produce reliable, comparable, authentic, timely and transparent statistical data inline with the international standards.
As per decision of the CCI, Statistics Division with the help of its attached department Pakistan Bureau of Statistics has condcuted 6th Population and Housing Census 2017 in the country during March to May, 2017. This gigantic task completed in collaboration with Armed Forces and provincial departments like education, Revenues etc. The data collected from Population & Housing Census provides basis for political representation to National Assembly, distribution of funds to the Federating units, allocation of quota to civil posts in the Federal Government department and for general researchers.


Mission Statement

To provide timely, relevant, reliable, authentic and transparent statistics consistent with international principles and standards for effective decision making and monitoring.


Action Plan for the Financial Year 2017-18

  • Consolidating and finalizing of 6th Population and Housing Census results.

  • Finalization of National Strategy for the Development of Statistics (NSDS).
  • Holding of meetings of the Governing Council.
  • Computation and release of SPI, CPI & WPI on weekly & monthly basis.
  • Collection, compilation and dissemination of external trade statistics on monthly/ quarterly and annual basis. 
  • Compilation of the Quarterly National Accounts (QNA).
  • Change of Base National Accounts from 2005-06 to 2015-16.
  • Preparation/ updation of National Health Accounts. 
  • Pilot Survey for combined Agricultural Census. 
  • Combined Agricultural Census, 2016.
  • Global Adults Tobacco Survey.
  • Labour Force Survey, 2017-18.
  • Construction Survey completed in 2016.
  • Household Integrated Income and Consumption Survey (HIICS), 2015-16
  • Survey on Small Scale and Household Manufacturing Industries (SHMI), 2015 completed however, report is awaited.
  • Study on Hotels and Restaurants 2016-17.
  • Study on Forestry
  • Census of Manufaturing Industires 2015-2016.
  • Quantum Index Number (QIM) and Large Scale Manufacturing Industries.
  • Census of Electricity Establishments.
  • Census of Mining & Querrying Industries.
  • Producer’s Price Index
  • Publicity campaign of Census.
  • Construction Survey Completed in 2016.
  • Rent Survey is completed and report published.
  • Study on Forestry
  • Census of Exploration Companies
  • Preparation/ Updation of Business Register
  • Change of Base of Trade Statistics
  • Social Indicators of Pakistan 2016
  • Block updation review
  • Extension of Frame of contraceptive performance data sources.
  • Contraceptive Performance Annual Reports
  • Other Price Services.

Ministry of Statistics, Statistics Division
Statistics House, Plot No.21, Mauve Area, G-9/1, Islamabad.

FAX Nos. 051-9106512, 051- 9106502