January 25, 2019

Computer-Assisted Personal Interviewing (CAPI) Training

During November 27 – December 8, 2018, the Training of CAPI Use for Survey/Census Household Listing was conducted in Weno, Chuuk, Weno. The workshop was organized by the FSM National Statistics Office(NSO) and the Pacific Community (SPC). The objective of the workshop is to train key FSM Statistics staff on […]
January 25, 2019

2020 Population and Housing Census Project Received $1.5M from Congress

The FSM Congress recently passed Public Law 21-131 appropriating $64.8 million for the operation of the branches of the national government, its agencies, various programs, grants, subsidies & contributions, and other purposes. Of this amount,$16 million is allocated for Capital and Human Resource Development of which $1.5 million is for […]
January 25, 2019

Training of Trainers for the 2010 Census

Every 10 years the U.S. Constitution calls for a census count of all persons living in the FSM. Based on census numbers, federal resources are allocated annually to states, communities, and community-based organizations. Houston has a lot to gain or lose in the 2010 Census. We need to make sure […]