20.10.2016: First European Statistics Day

Met dank overgenomen van Eurostat (ESTAT), gepubliceerd op woensdag 19 oktober 2016.

With the European Statistics Day the European statistical community "aims at raising awareness of European citizens to the importance and value of official statistics for our society", says Walter Radermacher, Director General of Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. "To function correctly, modern democratic societies must be underpinned by a solid base of reliable, objective statistics.

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