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

Upcoming Events

  1. Geospatial World Forum 2016 Rotterdam

    May 23 @ 9:00 am - May 26 @ 5:00 pm
  2. SCORUS 2016 Lisbon Conference

    June 29 @ 8:00 am - July 1 @ 5:00 pm
  3. Sixth Session of UN-GGIM

    August 1 @ 9:00 am - August 5 @ 5:00 pm
  4. Nordic Statistical Meeting (Nordiskt statistikermöte)

    August 22 - August 24
  5. INSPIRE Conference 2016 in Barcelona

    September 26 @ 9:00 am - September 30 @ 5:00 pm

Latest News

Invitation for EFGS 2016 Conference

The European Forum for Geography and Statistics is pleased to invite you to the 9th Conference on the integration of geography and statistics. The EFGS 2016 Paris Conference is to be held from 15 to 17th November, 2016 at the Hotel Mercure Paris Vaugirard Porte de... read more

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”... read more

EO for Ecosystem Accounts free online Workshops, 18-20 April

Earth Observations for Ecosystem Accounts (EO4EA): Using Geospatial Data to Identify and Monitor Ecosystem Services in an Ecosystems Accounts Framework Join the Group on Earth Observations community, Conservation International and the World Bank/Waves Partnership to... read more

Assessing access to green areas in Europe’s cities

A new working paper published by Directorate-General Regional and Urban Policy of the European Commission presents an analysis of the spatial distribution of both population and green areas throughout the cities’ territory, producing indicators on the proximity... read more