FAO-OEA/CIE-IICA working group on agricultural and livestock statistics for Latin America and the Caribbean - 25

10-12 November 2009, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

This meeting is a Statutory Body of FAO, organized regularly for almost 50 years by FAO in collaboration with regional institutions. Since 1994, these meetings have been part of the activities of the working group FAO-OEA/CIE-IICA on agricultural and livestock statistics for Latin America and the Caribbean.

The purpose of the meeting is to review the state of food and agricultural statistics in the region, to advise Member Nations on the development and standardization of agricultural statistical services and to convene study groups or other Subsidiary Bodies of national experts required for this purpose. In particular, new technological and methodological advances for the improvement and development of the national programmes on food and agricultural statistics will also be presented.


FAO's activities in food and agricultural statistics relevant to Latin America and the Caribbean region during 2008-09

Global strategy for the improvement of agricultural statistics

Integration of agricultural statistics into National Statistics System in Brazil

Desarrollo de Capacidad Estadística: El caso de Costa Rica

Tracking Results in Agriculture and Rural Development in less-than-ideal Situation: A Sourcebook of Indicators for Monitoring and Evaluation

Hoja de Balance de Alimentos: Caso de Panamá

Inseguridad Alimentaria en Bolivia según la ECH2003-04

Inseguridad Alimentaria en Perú según la ENAHO 2003-04 

Pesquisas domiciliares e a segurança alimentar e nutricional

New features of the World Programme For the Census of Agriculture 2010

Censo Agropecuario y Forestal 2007 y Programa de estadísticas agropecuarias intercensales en Chile

Brazil Agricultural Census 2006

Realización y Resultados del Censo Agropecuario del 2008 en Paraguay

Data users needs & capacity building - USDA - NASS

Collecting and compiling food and agricultural prices in Latin America and the Caribbean: Current status and future directions

Approaches and programmes for statistical capacity building: FAO strategy and programme

Upgrading human resources skills for agricultural statistics in 21st century

Sistema Nacional de encuestas agropecuarias y muestreo - Mexico

Compilación de precios de ventas y arrendamientos de tierra agrícola en Uruguay: Un ejemplo del uso de registros administrativos con fines estadísticos

Caso de Panamá

Ecuador III Censo nacional agropecuario - CNA 2000

Ecuador - Censo Nacional Agropecuario 2012

Bolivia - Encuesta Nacional Agropecuaria – ENA 2008