KADUNA STATE BUREAU OF STATISTICS

Kaduna State Bureau of Statistics is the statistical agency responsible for managing all sets of data and statistical activities in the State. It is the apex body and the custodian of all State official statistics and has the overall responsibility for overseeing the State Statistical System and coordinating the implementation of the State Statistical Master Plan. Click here for the official website

Vision

To be a leading, reliable source of all statistical requirements of Kaduna state and beyond.

Mission

To strengthen the Kaduna State Statistical System by generating quality statistics for decision makers, planners, and researchers in an objective, cost effective, timely and effective manner in line with the restoration master plan.

KDBS STRATEGIC FUNCTION:

  • Be responsible for the development and management of official Statistics
  • Collecting, compiling, interpreting, analyzing, publishing statistical information alone or in collaborating with other agencies (both governmental and non- governmental)
  • Developing and maintaining a comprehensive socio-economic State Data Bank
  • Fulfilling all other functions relating to statistics which the government may direct from time to time.
  • Developing and promoting the use of statistical standards and appropriate methodologies in the state statistical system
  • Advising the State and Local Government on all matters relating to statistics.
  • to eliminate waste, duplication, compromise of quality, and improve statistical standards.

DEPARTMENTS AND FUNCTIONS:

Research and Methodology Department The department is in-charge of:

  • Data management
  • Data processing
  • Methodology design
  • Data analysis
  • Quality check

CENSUS AND SURVEY DEPARTMENT

The department is in-charge of:

  • Field Activities
  • Survey Frames
  • Establishments
  • Update of Frame
  • Market prices data collection

SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC STATISTICS

The department is in-charge of:

  • System of Administrative Statistics
  • Social Statistics e.g Schools, Hospital, Transport
  • Economic Statistics e.g GDP,CPI
  • Vital Statistics

JOURNEY SO FAR

KDBS has conducted the following Main Surveys from December 2016 till Date
√ Annual School Census 2015/2016, 2016/2017, 2018/2019
√ General Households surveys 2015/2016, 2016/2017
√ Agricultural Structure Survey (KASS) 2015/2016, 2016/2017, 2018/2019
√ State Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Survey (KDGDP)