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Country:

Mozambique

Name of NSO

Instituto Nacional de Estatistica (INE)

Title of Head of NSO

President

Addresses of NSOs

Tel:

(258-1) 741 559  

Fax:

(258-1) 491 691

URL

http://www.ine.gov.mz/Ingles, info@ine.gov.mz

E-mail

info@ine.gov.mz

Statistical Legislation

Year of Legal Document:

1996

Description of the Legal Basis:

Law 7/96 of July 5, 1996 establishing the National Statistics System (SEN).

Legislation Basis for Establishment of NSO

Legal Basis for Establishment of NSO

Instituto Nacional de Estatistica (INE) was created through Presidential decree No 9/96 on August 28, 1996

Status of the NSO

Status of  NSO

Instituto Nacional de Estatistica (INE); An institution in public law, with technical, administrative and financial autonomy

Statistical Committee

Statistical Committee

Yes

Under article 16 of Law nº 7/96, of 5 July, the Higher Statistics Council is the state body that guides and coordinates the SEN

Ministry in charge of Statistics and NSO denomination

Name of Ministry

Ministro do planeamento e das finanças

National Statistics Office

Instituto Nacional de Estatística

Source of Information

The Council of Ministers supervises the INE, and has delegated this task to the Minister of Planning and Finance Source: UNSD Country Profiles of Statistical Systems

NSDS Status

Existing Strategy

PLANO ESTRATÉGICO DO SISTEMA ESTATÍSTICO NACIONAL 2008-2012

NSDS Status

Implementation

Comments

Censuses and Surveys conducted in countries

Surveys Conducted

* Population Census (1997)

 * Household Living standard Survey incl. a complete budgetary component  (1996)

 * Household Living standard Survey without a complete budgetary component  (2000)

 * Household Living standard Survey not classified - no  information (1991)

 * Demographic and Health Survey - DHS (1997,2003)

 * Multi-Indicators Cluster Survey - MICS (1995)

 * Inquérito aos Agregados Familiares Sobre Orçamento Familiar (2002)

 * Core Welfare Indicators Questionnaire (2002)

 * Inquérito Nacional sobre Saúde Reprodutiva e Comportamento Sexual dos Jovens e Adolescentes (2001)

 * Censo Agro-Pecuário (2000)

 * National household survey (1996)

 * Inquerito as familias (1991)

 * Inquerito junto dos agregados familias (1991)

Source

- WB Country Statistical Information Database

- International Household Survey Network