# São Tomé and Principe - Periodicity and timeliness assessment of statistical capacity (scale 0 - 100)

The value for Periodicity and timeliness assessment of statistical capacity (scale 0 - 100) in São Tomé and Principe was 80.00 as of 2017. As the graph below shows, over the past 12 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 90.00 in 2013 and a minimum value of 63.33 in 2005.

**Definition:** The periodicity and timeliness indicator assesses the availability and periodicity of key socioeconomic indicators. It measures the extent to which data are made accessible to users through transformation of source data into timely statistical outputs. The periodicity score is calculated as the weighted average of 10 underlying indicator scores. The final periodicity score contributes 1/3 of the overall Statistical Capacity Indicator score.

**Source:** World Bank, Bulletin Board on Statistical Capacity (http://bbsc.worldbank.org).

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Year | Value |
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2005 | 63.33 |

2006 | 63.33 |

2007 | 70.00 |

2008 | 70.00 |

2009 | 76.67 |

2010 | 83.33 |

2011 | 83.33 |

2012 | 90.00 |

2013 | 90.00 |

2014 | 86.67 |

2015 | 86.67 |

2016 | 70.00 |

2017 | 80.00 |

**Statistical Concept and Methodology: **The Availability score is calculated as weighted average of all 10 Availability indicator scores.

**Aggregation method: ** Unweighted average

**Periodicity: ** Annual

## Classification

**Topic:** Public Sector Indicators

**Sub-Topic:** Policy & institutions