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

Lars H. Backer Prize

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2017 call for candidates

EFGS 2017 Conference


November 2nd–3rd 2017
Dublin, Ireland
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Statistical Atlas


Upcoming Events

  1. The INSPIRE 2017 pre-conference workshops

    September 4 @ 8:00 am - September 5 @ 5:30 pm
  2. The INSPIRE 2017 Conference

    September 6 @ 8:00 am - September 8 @ 5:30 pm
  3. EuroGeographics General Assembly

    October 2 - October 3
  4. EFGS 2017 Conference Dublin, Ireland

    November 2 - November 3
  5. UNECE Workshop on Integrating Geospatial and Statistical Standards 2017

    November 6 - November 8

Latest News

Jack Dangermond and Greg Scott confirmed for EFGS 2017

We are delighted to announce first guest speakers for EFGS 2017 as Jack Dangermond and Greg Scott. We look forward to welcoming both Jack and Greg to Dublin and other keynote speakers who will be announced soon.   Jack Dangermond is the co-founder and president...

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About GEOSTAT 2 and GEOSTAT 3 projects at the SUMMER AT CENSUS

At 27 July, 2017, the U.S. Census Bureau, Center for Statistical Research & Methodology arranged a seminar where Marie Haldorson from Statistics Sweden presented the results from GEOSTAT 2 project with a brief outlook on GEOSTAT 3. The event was a part of the...

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The EFGS conference is coming to Dublin in 2017!

  The annual EFGS conference is coming to Dublin in 2017! Co-hosted by Central Statistics Office Ireland and Ordnance Survey Ireland, the conference will be held in Dublin Castle from November 2-3 2017 and intends to showcase the current work in the integration...

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