Policy Brief #1, 2006. Official Statistics in Uzbekistan: Institutional Basis, Quality, and Access
Policy Briefs present concise analysis of major policy issues and offer recommendations for maximizing benefits to Uzbekistan. They are intended for national decision makers at central and local levels, as well as the international community. Official statistics support transparency and accountability, two pillars of democracy in a market economy. This document discusses the critical problems that both users and producers of statistical information face in Uzbekistan today.