Counting on the World

Building Modern Data Systems for Sustainable Development
A flagship report series from SDSN TReNDS


Executive Summary, Counting on the WOrld to Act (2019)

Get a preview of the upcoming report Counting on the World to Act (coming September 2019) in this executive summary.


Counting on the world (2017)

There is no one right way to go about harnessing the data revolution for sustainable development, and there is not one perfect statistical system. The process of bringing on board a wide range of actors, each using different methodologies and approaches to produce, analyze, curate and disseminate data, will be messy and challenging. How can national statistics systems evolve to leverage this data revolution? Read Counting on the World (2017) for our recommendations.