In accordance with its 2018 Annual Work Plan and within the framework of Statistical Capacity Building (StatCaB) Programme, SESRIC will organise the Technical Mission on ‘Labour Statistics’ to Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) of Arab Republic of Egypt on 1-3 May 2018.
The Technical Mission will be conducted by Ms. Noraliza Mohamad Ali, Deputy Director and Statistician from the Core Team Malaysian Bureau of Labour Statistics at Department of Statistics (DoS) of Malaysia, with the participation of relevant officials of CAPMAS of Egypt.
As defined in the Classification of Statistical Activities (CSA Rev. 1 - October 2009; http://goo.gl/olg3Tz); labour statistics covers statistics on labour force, labour market, employment and unemployment; the more detailed topics include economically active population, labour conditions, health and safety at work (accidents at work, occupational injuries and diseases, work-related health problems), working time and other working conditions, strikes and lockouts, job vacancies, job creation.
The Technical Mission on ‘Labour Statistics’ will include discussion activities with a focus on the following topics:
Overview of Labour Statistics
• Introduction to labour statistics
• Malaysia’s experience in measuring labour statistics
Labour Statistics: Perspective of Labour Supply
• Concepts and definition
• Survey design, implementation & dissemination
Labour Statistics: Perspective of Labour Demand
• Sources and approaches
• Labour productivity
• Data analysis
Decent Work Indicators
• Overview of decent work
• Statistical indicators: Source and methodology
• Data analysis