St. Lucia - Statistical capacity

Methodology assessment of statistical capacity (scale 0 - 100)

The latest value for Methodology assessment of statistical capacity (scale 0 - 100) in St. Lucia was 60.00 as of 2017. Over the past 12 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 60.00 in 2017 and 40.00 in 2008.

Definition: The methodology indicator measures a country’s ability to adhere to internationally recommended standards and methods. The methodology score is calculated as the weighted average of 10 underlying indicator scores. The final methodology 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
2005 50.00
2006 50.00
2007 50.00
2008 40.00
2009 40.00
2010 50.00
2011 50.00
2012 60.00
2013 50.00
2014 60.00
2015 50.00
2016 60.00
2017 60.00

Overall level of statistical capacity (scale 0 - 100)

The value for Overall level of statistical capacity (scale 0 - 100) in St. Lucia was 57.78 as of 2017. As the graph below shows, over the past 12 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 66.67 in 2014 and a minimum value of 56.67 in 2009.

Definition: The Statistical Capacity Indicator is a composite score assessing the capacity of a country’s statistical system. It is based on a diagnostic framework assessing the following areas: methodology; data sources; and periodicity and timeliness. Countries are scored against 25 criteria in these areas, using publicly available information and/or country input. The overall Statistical Capacity score is then calculated as a simple average of all three area scores on a scale of 0-100.

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

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Year Value
2005 60.00
2006 60.00
2007 61.11
2008 57.78
2009 56.67
2010 60.00
2011 60.00
2012 63.33
2013 63.33
2014 66.67
2015 61.11
2016 64.44
2017 57.78

Periodicity and timeliness assessment of statistical capacity (scale 0 - 100)

The value for Periodicity and timeliness assessment of statistical capacity (scale 0 - 100) in St. Lucia was 53.33 as of 2017. As the graph below shows, over the past 12 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 73.33 in 2008 and a minimum value of 53.33 in 2015.

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
2005 70.00
2006 70.00
2007 73.33
2008 73.33
2009 70.00
2010 70.00
2011 70.00
2012 70.00
2013 70.00
2014 70.00
2015 53.33
2016 53.33
2017 53.33

Source data assessment of statistical capacity (scale 0 - 100)

The value for Source data assessment of statistical capacity (scale 0 - 100) in St. Lucia was 60.00 as of 2017. As the graph below shows, over the past 12 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 80.00 in 2016 and a minimum value of 60.00 in 2005.

Definition: The source data indicator reflects whether a country conducts data collection activities in line with internationally recommended periodicity, and whether data from administrative systems are available. The source data score is calculated as the weighted average of 5 underlying indicator scores. The final source data score contributes 1/3 of the overall Statistical Capacity Indicator score.

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

See also:

Year Value
2005 60.00
2006 60.00
2007 60.00
2008 60.00
2009 60.00
2010 60.00
2011 60.00
2012 60.00
2013 70.00
2014 70.00
2015 80.00
2016 80.00
2017 60.00

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Policy & institutions