Regional Course on Statistical Business Registers:

Data sources, maintenance and quality assurance
21 – 25 May 2018, Perak, Malaysia

Objectives

The course aims to help countries in the early stages of establishing statistical business registers and provide a platform for demonstrating good practices and exchanging experiences in the improvement, maintenance and use of statistical business registers.

Concept Note pdf
Provisional Programme pdf
Course Materials
Session 1: SBR fundamentals

Exercise 1.1: SBR fundamentals

 doc

Overview of the Malaysian SBR

 pdf

Role and purpose of the Australian SBR

 pdf

Case study from the Indonesia

 pdf

Exercise 1.2: SBR fundamentals

 doc
Session 2: Use of administrative data  

Use of administrative data in the Malaysian SBR

 pdf

Administrative data in SBRs

 pdf

Case study from the Thailand

 pdf

Issues in administrative data

 pdf

Case study from the Philippines

 pdf
Session 3: Issues in maintaining SBRs  

Maintenance procedures

 pdf

SBR maintenance in Malaysia

 pdf

Profiling

 pdf

Exercise 3.1: Issues in maintaining SBRs

 doc

Activity classification and value added calculation

 pdf

Case study from Viet Nam

 pdf

Exercise 3.2: Issues in maintaining SBRs

 doc
Session 4: Use of SBRs for economic surveys  

Survey frame methodology

 pdf

Case study from Myanmar

 pdf

SBRs and economic surveys

 pdf

Exercise 4.2: Use of SBRs for economic surveys

 doc
Session 5: Issues in assuring quality of SBRs  

Quality improvement

 pdf

Exercise 5.1 (in groups): Issues in assuring quality of SBRs

 doc

Quality assurance of the SBR in Malaysia

 pdf

Business demography and entrepreneurship statistics

pdf

Case study from Sri Lanka

 pdf