Official Social Statistics - POPST500 (2022)

This paper provides an overview of key areas of Official Statistics. Topics covered include data sources; legal and ethical framework of official statistics; introductory demography; collection and analysis of health, social and economic data; data visualisation; data matching and integration; the system of National Accounts.

Paper Information

Points: 15.0
Prerequisite(s): STAT121 or equivalent; STAT221; one of ECON204, ENVP207, GEOG228, GEOG301, POPS201, PSYC208 and completion of 15 further points above 100 level. Admission is at the discretion of the paper convenor.
Internal assessment / examination: 100:0

Trimesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
22X (HAM)X Teaching period : 11 Jul 2022 - 6 Nov 2022 Hamilton
POPST500-22X (HAM) is offered in FLEXI mode. For those taking the paper online, please note there are some elements that require students to be online at specified times.

Timetabled Lectures

The Timetable for 2022 is not available.


Indicative Fees

Fees for 2022 are not yet available.


Paper Outlines

The following 2021 paper outlines are available for POPST500. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2022 outlines.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Population Studies and Demography

Other available years: Official Social Statistics - POPST500 (2021) , Official Social Statistics - POPST500 (2020) , Official Social Statistics - POPST500 (2019) , Official Social Statistics - POPST500 (2018) , Official Social Statistics - POPST500 (2017)

Paper details current as of : 21 September 2021 3:21pm
Indicative fees current as of : 22 September 2021 4:30am

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