POLICIES OF THE STATISTICAL INSTITUTE OF BELIZE

MICRO DATA ACCESS POLICY

The Statistical Institute of Belize (SIB) aims to allow researchers under strict supervision,access to statistical microdata files. In accordance with Section 42(5) of the SIB Act, the Institute seeks to provide a mechanism whereby researchers can access detailed data files solely for bona fide research or statistical purposes, without jeopardizing respondents’ confidentiality.

CODE OF GOOD PRACTICE

The Code of Practice is a technical and regulatory instrument, structured by principles and best practices in order to contribute to the improvement of statistical activity. Principles are fundamental rules or ideas that govern the thinking and practice in statistical activity, while best statistical practices are replicable actions based on proven experience with the best results, contributing to the improvement of national activity.