Statistics Denmark is the central authority on Danish statistics. Our mission is to collect, compile and publish statistics on the Danish society.
Statistics Denmark is a state institution under the Ministry of Economic Affairs and the Interior. We are divided into five departments and a number of divisions.
Our mission is to provide impartial statistics on society as a basis for democracy and the economy. Our objectives and tasks are described in detail in our strategy and in our annual statistics program and work plan.
Every two years the public opinion of official statistics and knowledge of Statistics Denmark is evaluated in The Public Image Survey.
Statistics Denmark follows United Nations' Fundamental Principles of Official Statistics . United Nations' Statistical Commission adopted the Fundamental Principles of Official Statistics on April 14th 1994. Read more.
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Statistics Denmark participates actively in the international statistical cooperation. Our active participation is based on the desire to enhance statistical comparability, development of common methods and an ambition of making an impact on improvement of framework conditions supporting the international statistical cooperation.