Meeting of the Baltic Steering Committee

On 8–10 April, the delegation of the Statistics Lithuania, headed by Director General Vilija Lapėnienė, participated in the 27th annual meeting of the Baltic Steering Committee held in Latvia. The Heads of the national statistical offices of the Baltic States shared their experience, discussed the current developments in each of the institutions and decided on priority future works.

Discussions were focused on the centralization and optimization of the data collection process, preparation for the Population and Housing Census and the Agricultural Census, new ways and data sources for statistical information production, as well as production of social statistics and organisation of household budget surveys, experimental statistics and other matters.

The 2020 meeting will be held in Estonia.