EFGS advocates for the integration geography and statistics in order to reach


EFGS promotes spatial statistics built on well integrated geography and statistics

Introduction to Spatial Statistics


EFGS works for sharing information about how to produce and present spatial statistics

Invitation for EFGS 2016 Conference


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Upcoming Events

  1. INSPIRE Conference 2016 in Barcelona

    September 26 @ 9:00 am - September 30 @ 5:00 pm
  2. CESS 2016 – Conference of European Statistics Stakeholders

    October 20 @ 8:00 am - October 21 @ 5:00 pm
  3. EFGS 2016 Conference in Paris

    November 15 @ 9:00 am - November 17 @ 5:00 pm

Latest News

The Sixth Session of the UN-GGIM

The Sixth Session of the United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM) was held from 1-5 August 2016 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. Preceeded by a number of related side events from 1-2 August 2016, the...

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CESS 2016 – Conference of European Statistics Stakeholders

Eurostat, the European Central Bank, the European Statistical Advisory Committee, the Federation of European National Statistical Societies and the Hungarian Central Statistical Office, with the involvement of the Hungarian Statistical Association, are organising the...

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Lars H. Backer Prize 2016

The Lars H. Backer prize in memoriam of Lars H. Backer will be awarded for major contributions to the development of a geospatial foundation for official statistics or for significantly improving the relevance of geospatial statistics for evidenced-based decision...

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On 25-26 April the 3rd meeting of the United Nations Expert Group on the Integration of Statistical and Geospatial Information (UN EG-ISGI) was held at OECD premises in Paris, France. The meeting aimed to: review the outcomes of the members’ consultation on the...

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Map of mortality for small areas (Andalusia, Spain)

The Institute of Statistics and Cartography of Andalusia has published a new map of mortality for small areas using cells of 250 meters a side. This map is part of the publication “Longitudinal statistics on survival and longevity in Andalusia, 2002-2013”...

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