Welcome to SDD Innovations
SDD Innovations provides an opportunity for you to participate in shaping the future direction of SDD. As we develop and test new ideas we will post them on this site and ask for you to give us your feedback.
Note : this is a test site so the data may not be the most recent or may be innacurate.
The Statistics for Development Division conducted a User Focus Survey in 2017 (here is a summary, and an article with background information). As a result of this survey, and working closely with Statistics New Zealand and a consulting company called Maven...read more
PDH.stat is a re-branded version of ".stat", the SDMX-based statistical indicator platform built by OECD through the Statistical Information System Collaboraion Community. This platform will replace, and expand on the very popular, yet outdated National...read more
A new version of PopGIS is coming soon! PopGIS2 has been a very popular application for users to access and visualize sub-national datasets through interactive maps and tables. In the last 12 months, PopGIS2 has had 8,000 hits across the 14 sites. The 13...read more
The Statistics for Development Division is currently working on a Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) Dashboard to provide easy access to Pacific SDG indicators. The Dashboard is being built within the Pacific Data Hub (see below) and will allow users to explore,...read more
The Statistics for Development Division is setting up a knowledge base of documentation and presentations to assist countries embarking on censuses and surveys to plan and conduct the activity, and users of the resulting data to better understand how the data was...read more
The SPC Statistics for Development Division (SDD) has been working on a manual to assist anyone wishing to perform census and survey mapping, and analysis with QGIS. QGIS is a free and open-source GIS package which is widely used at SPC for both internal GIS work and...read more
This collaborative project between SPC and Worldfish has been initiated in direct response to many requests SDD recieved for coastal population figures. These requests were coming primarily from food security…read more
SDD’s popular online PopGIS applications now have additional functionality. The regional NMDI database and the thirteen country databases can be accessed from outside PopGIS via a Table Joining Service (TJS)…read more
As a result of the DFAT Pacific Statistics Assessment and the Internal SDD review, SDD is endeavoring to provide an improved user experience, with better access to data for all users of our websites - SDD/PRISM/NMDI. In September and October of 2017 we...read more
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Note: please add any comments relating to current SDD Innovations to the corresponding posts so that others can also take part in the discussions.