Stat of the week: crude birth rate in Solomon Islands in 2020
30.3 births per 1000 made the Solomon Islands the Pacific country with the highest estimated crude birth rate in 2020... Explore more data:
Stat of the week: Vanuatu population in 2020
2.3%: Vanuatu has the highest estimated population growth rate across the Pacific in 2020 of 2.3%. Explore more data:
What is SPC? - Presentation of the SPC's Statistics for Development Division
SPC Talks: The role of Statistics in Pacific development programmes
In this conversation from the "SPC Talks" series, Alison Carrington, Australia's Consul-General in Noumea, Dr Stuart Minchin, SPC Director-General and Epeli Waqavonovono, Director of the SPC's Statistics for Development Division discuss the role of…
From the Pacific to the global stage: QGIS* manual now available in five languages
What was initially a Pacific training resource is now a global tool, thanks to the collaboration between the Pacific Community (SPC) and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA).
Visitor arrival numbers slump in the Pacific Island Countries and Territories
Tourism and the Pandemic All around the world, COVID-19 is having serious impacts on the tourism industry. The Pacific Island Countries and Territories (PICTs) are no exception.
Geospatial solutions help improve statistics in the Pacific
Cartography is an integral part of household census and survey cycles. Traditionally, maps have been used to help with field enumeration and to spatially represent aggregated results and indicators for analysis and dissemination.
Dr. Viliami K. Fifita
Launching the one-stop-shop for Pacific Data: a blog by Jonathan Kings and Stuart Minchin
Data and statistics about the Pacific are not easy to find unless you know where to look, or they’re your own. Often they can be fragmented, and tangible results from others’ research, projects or development work are hard to compare. It’s an issue…