State Bureau of Statistics 

  The Vision and Mission:
Vision Statement:
‘To be the epitome of statistical excellence in Nigeria.’
Mission Statement:
‘To model and promote the use of best practice and international standard in statistical production and dissemination for evidence-based policy design, planning, programming and decision-making in Jigawa State by using competent staff and modern technology while collaborating with relevant stakeholders.’
The key functions and mandates of the Bureau:
  • To serve as the Apex State Statistical Agency responsible for the production, management, and dissemination of statistics in the State;
  • To exercise professional independence in the collection, processing, analysis, reporting, and dissemination of statistical information in line with the guidelines of the National Bureau of Statistics;
  • To develop and promote the use of statistical standards and appropriate methodologies for statistics in the state, etc. 
The Operational Status of the Bureau
The Bureau has lined up a number of activities to be pursued including among others:
  • Conducting State Gross Domestic Product Survey (GDP) with collaboration of National Bureau of Statistics.
  • Review and Update of Jigawa State Sampling Frame normally use in the conduct of Statistical Surveys.
  • Conduct of First ever Jigawa State Household Survey.
  • Update and Publication of Jigawa State Statistical Year Book.
  • Price Statistics.
  • Public Finance Statistics.
  • Facts and Figures and Market Calendar.
  • Others collaborating survey.
The State Government has approved the establishment of the State Bureau of Statistics with a full mandate of establishing the State Bureau of Statistics (Law NO4 of 2017) which was passed by the State House of Assembly and accented by the Executive Governor on 21st November, 2017.

Facts and Figure State Bureau 
Jigawa Bureau of Statistics Law 
Jigawa State Bureau Statistics

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