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.
As per decision of the CCI, Statistics Division with the help of its attached department PBS is going to conduct 6th Population and Housing Census in the country in March, 2016. This gigantic task would be completed under the supervision of 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 2015-16

  • Holding of 6th Population and Housing Census.
  • 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, 2014-15
  • Construction Survey
  • Household Integrated Income and Consumption Survey (HIICS), 2015-16
  • Survey on Small Scale and Household Manufacturing Industries (SHMI), 2015.
  • Study on Hotels and Restaurants 2014-15
  • Study on Forestry
  • Census of Electricity Establishments
  • Census of Mining & Querrying Industries (QIM) 
  • Producer’s Price Index
  • Publicity campaign of Census.
  • Construction Survey
  • Rent Survey
  • Survey/ Study on Hotels and Restaurants 2014-15.
  • Study on Forestry
  • Census of Exploration Companies
  • Preparation/ Updation of Business Register
  • Change of Base of Trade Statistics
  • Social Indicators of Pakistan
  • Block updation review
  • Extension of Frame of contraceptive performance data sources.
  • Other Price Services.


Statistics House, Plot No.21, Mauve Area, G-9/1, Islamabad.
FAX Nos. 051-9106512, 051- 9106502