Category Archives: Americas

Surfing to .. Mexico

Unlike when using Google to search for the website of the Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic last month with the link found in the top two references, that for the National Institute of Statistics and Geography of Mexico (http://www.inegi.org.mx/Continue reading

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Surfing to .. Brazil

Reviewing the places I had surfed to over the past few years I noted that South America had not featured too prominently. So today I surfed over to the Brazil Institute of Geography and Statistics (http://www.ibge.gov.br/english/ ). Unusually, the Home … Continue reading

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Surfing to … Chile

This week it is the meeting of the International Association for Official Statistics in Chile. So a visit there appears most appropriate. The home page, http://www.ine.cl/canales/chile_estadistico/home_eng.php?lang=eng takes a little time to appear. This could be because of the large number … Continue reading

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USA – Fedstats.gov

The USA has been in our news this week with the visit of our Prime Minister to see the President. So I thought I would follow behind and take a peek at how the portal site of the US statistical … Continue reading

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Guyana

As the 20/20 Cricket was in action at the time of publication of the last review, one reader has suggested we travel to the Caribbean for this month. So, away from a wet and windy Wales to Guyana (http://www.statisticsguyana.gov.gy/). The … Continue reading

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Canada

I am often asked for references to sites that I consider to be in the lead as far as dissemination is concerned. The Statistics Canada site is usually one I would recommend (http://www.statcan.gc.ca/). The entry is to a splash page … Continue reading

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