The Statistical Methods, Research and Publications Department is responsible for promoting the methodologies, norms, and standards of the NISR - internally and externally to other parties of the National Statistical System (NSS); to coordinate the preparation and sound implementation of the NISR strategic plan and to supervise and facilitate the production of the two periodic publications “the Statistical yearbook” and “Rwanda in Figures”.

To accomplish its mission, the Statistical Methods, Research and Publications Department is headed by a director and is organized into the following four sections :

  • Quality Assurance (3):
    • Quality Assurance Statistician Team Leader  (1)
    • Data Surveys Quality Assurance Statistician (1)
    • Administrative Data Quality Assurance Statistician (1)
  • Research, Publication and Documentation (5):
    • Research, Publication & Documentation Statistician Team Leader (1)
    • Demographic Studies Research Statistician (1)
    • Economics Studies Research Statistician (1)
    • Publication & Dissemination Officer (1)
    • Data portals Management Officer (1)
  • Statistical Methods, Sampling and  Classification Research (5):
    • Statistical Methods, Sampling & Classification Research Statistician Team Leader (1)
    • Statistical Methods & Sampling of Household Surveys Statistician (1)
    • Statistical Methods & Sampling of Business Surveys Statistician (1)
    • Economic Statistics Classification Statistician (1)
    • Demographic Statistics Classification Statistician (1)
  • NSS Coordination & Statistical Capacity Building (3):
    • NSS Coordination & Statistical Capacity Building Statistician Team Leader (1)
    • NSS Coordination Statistician (1)
    • NSS Statistical CB Statistician (1)

Director of SMRP:

Mr Ibrahim BYIRINGIRO
Acting Director of Statistical Methods, Research and Publication (a.i)