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Introduction to Spatial Statistics


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


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Statistical Atlas


Upcoming Events

EFGS 2022 Conference

Towards standardised geospatial statistics

27 – 28 October 2022, virtual

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Latest News

Third keynote speaker confirmed for EFGS 2021

We are pleased to announce that Kira Schacht will be the 3rd keynote speaker for  EFGS 2021. Kira Schacht is a freelance data journalist at Deutsche Welle, where she reports on global issues ranging from climate change to migration and politics. She also co-founded...

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Two keynote speakers confirmed for EFGS 2021

We are delighted to announce two keynote speakers for EFGS 2021 as Stefan Jensen and Robert Szucs. Stefan Jensen (Geographer by education) works at the European Environment Agency (EEA) since 2001. After coordinating projects on electronic environmental reporting, he...

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Webinar on Geospatial and Statistical Standards, 18 May 2021

The Global Forum for Geography and Statistics (GFGS), the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) and the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) invites to join the webinar to discuss “Geospatial and Statistical Standards”. It will take place on Tuesday...

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EFGS 2021 conference – Call for abstracts

The European Forum for Geography and Statistics (EFGS) is pleased to invite you to the 14th EFGS 2021 conference which is to be held on 07-08 September 2021. The conference will be organized jointly by the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) and the Federal Agency...

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