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Section Official Statistics

Objectifs de la section Statistique publique

The Section Official Statistics:

  • represents the interests of statisticians engaged in official statistics;
  • interacts with universities, public and private research centers as well as users of statistical information;
  • facilitates contacts among statisticians on a national and international level;
  • promotes professional trainings and programs;
  • supports and defends the professional ethics;
  • encourages the use and development of statistical information;
  • supports the activities of statistical offices with regard to satisfying the informational needs of users;
  • contributes to the recognition of statistics as an independent discipline in the sciences and to the acknowledgment of official statistics as a public service and national task.


Committee of the SSS-O


Daniel Fink, Universities of Lausanne and Lucerne, Federal Statistical Office, Switzerland



Zoubeïda Zenati, Bundesamt für Satistik, Espace de l'Europe 10, 2010 Neuchâtel

Tel. +41 (0)32 713 61 54

Fax +41 (0)32 713 64 91

zoubeida.zenati (AT) bfs.admin.ch


Catherine Zwahlen, Statistisches Amt des Kantons Basel-Stadt, Binningerstrasse 6, 4001 Basel

Tel. +41 (0)61 267 87 40

Fax +41 (0)61 267 87 37

catherine.zwahlen (AT) bs.ch

Markus Baumann, Bundesamt für Satistik, Espace de l'Europe 10, 2010 Neuchâtel

Tel. +41 (0)32 713 62 09

markus.baumann (AT) bfs.admin.ch

Matthieu Wilhelm, Université de Neuchâtel, Institut de Statistique, v. de Bellevaux 51, 2002 Neuchâtel


Marc-Jean Martin, Service cantonal de recherche et d'information statistiques, Rue de la Paix 6, 1014 Lausanne

Tel. +41 (0)21 316 29 71

Fax +41 (0)21 316 29 50

marc-jean.martin (AT) vd.ch

Mauro Stanga, Ufficio di statistica, Viale S. Franscini 32, 6501 Bellinzona

Tel. +41 (0)91 814 64 29

Fax +41 (0)91 814 64 19

mauro.stanga (AT) ti.ch

Matti Langel, Office cantonal de la statistique (OCSTAT), Route des Acacias 82, 1227 Acacias

Tel. +41 (0)22 388 75 46

matti.langel (AT) etat.ge.ch

Simon Villiger, Amt für Raumplanung, Fachstelle für Statistik, Aabachstrasse 5, 6300 Zug

Tel. +41 (0)41 728 54 98

simon.villiger (AT) zg.ch


Annual reports;

The annual reports are available as PDF documents:



At current, if you are a SSS member the membership is free of charge. If you are a SSS member and if you want to join the Section "Official Statistics", please send mail or email to the President.


Rules of the Official Statistics Section

The rules are available only in German (PDF) or in French (PDF).