An interesting application with a lot of functions. Click on picture below or read more at Access to Statistics.
In Italy there will be taken a interesting initiative in organising a BarCamp for the World Statistics Day.
This form allows members to participate in a number of different workshops.
The overall topic of these workshops is:
“Sharing Data and Statistical Knowledge”
Get more information (in Italian) starting on Vincenzo Patrunos Blog
See more on UN Statistics’ Website.
Seminar on Emerging Trends in Data Communication and Dissemination
19 February 2010
Welcome to the BETA test of www.FactRanking.com. It was presented by Peter Andersson, Omnistat, at the OECD conference about turning statistics into knowledge in Stockholm recently. It might be the first example of a mashup in statistics.
Please try http://www.FactRanking.com and help Omnistat to make this site the best. The site for everyone thirsting for knowledge, who want to know how it really is. We look in to a future where quality secured fact and statistics is both funny and easy to use when you want to learn about the world around you. For all facts you have the source and the definition, and every variable is linked to a encyclopaedia to give you a detailed explanation. Also every country is linked to a map to give you a geographic over view. Here You get new perspective on the truth.
New: The evaluation period is over and http://data.un.org can now be accessed without password protection. Have a look and give your comments!
This new release comes just in time for the the thirty-ninth session of the United Nations Statistical Commission to be held from 26 to 29 February 2008. See the United Nations Statistics Division Website.
Two interesting documents concerning dissemination and metadate are presented at this session:
Report of the Secretary-General on collection and dissemination of statistics by the United Nations Statistics Division E/CN.3/2008/12
Report of an initiative to foster open standards for the exchange and sharing of data and metadata E/CN.3/2008/13