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CPI March, 2024 = 41.65% Y/Y | GDP Growth 2022 = 3.5% | Population (2021 Mid-Term Census) = 7,548,702 (Male = 3,727,747 (49%) Female = 3,820,955 (50.6%) | PPI 2022 - Q2 =20.33% Y/Y | PHC Projection 2022 (Medium Variant) = 8,494,260 | Population (National - 2015 Census) = 7,092,113

The office of the Deputy Statistician General assists the Statistician General with the following:

  • Oversee the day-to-day operations, which can include assigning tasks, leading meetings and implementing initiatives handed down by the Statistician General.
  • Supervise all Directorates as well as Regional and District Offices.
  • Act as coach and cheerleader in motivating staff to meet Stats SL aims and objectives.
  • Oversee the Planning, development, implementation of Stats SL initiatives and projects.
  • Analyze and implement policies and procedures, oversee short- and long-term business plans and initiatives and help in budgeting activities.
  • Track key projects, present reports to the Statistician General and ensure that Stats SL relevant regulations and guidelines are adhered to. 
  • Respond to and resolve internal and external grievances.
  • Assist the Statistician General with Stats SL Council deliberations in policy alignment.
  • Perform other duties as directed by the Statistician General.