Financial Resource

The regular operations of the Unit are funded by Congress Appropriations doled out thru the regular budgeting process each year. Should census and surveys are conducted, additional “project funding” is provided by Congress Appropriations, which may cover 50% to 75% of the total budget needed.

The remaining project budget is usually supplemented thru grant(s) obtained from external donor sources.

wdt_ID Operational Budget 2013 e 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
1 Personnel 256,754 253,913 253,913 277,662 283,016 283,016 286,581
2 Contractual Services 0 28,000 28,000 28,000 33,900 47,000 47,000
3 Travel 6,495 6,536 6,536 11,613 11,414 24,032 24,112
4 Consumables 61,000 61,000 61,000 61,000 54,900 61,000 61,000
5 Total 324,249 349,449 349,449 378,275 383,230 415,048 418,693

Source: Statistics Division, Department of Resources and Development
Note: e estimate

Other financial support received recently by activity (US$)

wdt_ID Project name Amount FSM Congres Other donors
1 2020 Population and Housing Census (PHC) 1516315 1516315
2 2019 Household Income and Expenditure Survey (HIES) 416347 416347
3 2013/14 Household Income and Expenditure Survey 306173 165345 140828 a
4 2010 Population and Housing Census 1411804 811104 600700 be
5 National Strategy for the Development of Statistics (NSDS) 23000 23000 c
6 Civil Registration and Vital Statistics (CRVS) 10000 10000 d
7 2018 Computer Facitlites Upgrade 38000 38000

Source: Statistics Division, Department of Resources and Development
Note: a US-DOI, ADB-Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction
          b US-Department of Interior, Compact Capacity Building Grant, and UN Population Fund
          c Partnership in Statistics for Development in the 21st Century (PARIS21)
          d UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
          e Estimate

Financial support to major collection activities 2010 - 2020

wdt_ID Government Agencies Financial support
1 FSM Govt 2,909,111
2 US Govt 487,863
3 World Bank 80,465
4 UN Agencies 183,200
5 Other 23,000