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EFGS 2018 Conference

16–18 October 2018 Helsinki, Finland

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Handbook of Spatial Analysis is now available to download

The Handbook of Spatial Analysis, coordinated by Insee with the strong support of Eurostat and the European Forum for Geography and Statistics, draws up the list of analysis that can be carried out with spatial data and the pitfalls to avoid when using them. The...

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STATatlas – the interactive online atlas of Austria

The new online atlas of Austria offers a broad overview of regional data on numerous topics. Interactive thematic maps show regional differences and connections at a glance, tables and graphics complete the service. The new online atlas of Austria can be found...

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Final call to register – EFGS 2018

The 11th Annual European Forum for Geography and Statistics EFGS is held in Helsinki on 16 to 18 October 2018. The last day for registration to the EFGS 2018 conference is tomorrow. The EFGS 2018 conference themes include international and national cooperation,...

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The programme and presenters of EFGS 2018

We are glad to announce the preliminary programme and presenters of EFGS 2018: Day 1, October 16th 2018 08.30 – 09.30 Registration 09.30 – 10.30 Conference Opening Welcome Speech by Statistics Finland — Marjo Bruun, Director General of Statistics Finland National Land...

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Time to register for EFGS 2018!

The 11th Annual European Forum for Geography and Statistics EFGS is held in Helsinki on 16 to 18 October 2018. The registration is open until 15 September 2018 or when the maximum number of conference participants have registered. The maximum number of participants is...

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Migration to Europe and its demographic background

Analyses of available data on international migration are becoming increasingly important in demographic projections year after year in the age of human mobility. As Europe experienced an unprecedented mass inflow of refugees and asylum seekers in 2015 since World War...

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4th keynote speaker confirmed for EFGS 2018

We are pleased to announce that Steven Vale will be the 4th keynote speaker for EFGS 2018 in Helsinki. Steven Vale is a Senior Statistician and the Regional Advisor in Statistics at the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe, in Geneva, Switzerland. This role...

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