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International Migration Statistics: Guidelines for Improving Data Collection Systems

Citation

Bilsborrow, Richard E.; Hugo, Graeme; Oberai, A. S.; & Zlotnik, Hania (1997). International Migration Statistics: Guidelines for Improving Data Collection Systems. Geneva: International Labour Office.

Abstract

The first comprehensive publication on this topic, this book aims at strengthening the capacity of countries to generate relevant and more meaningful data on international migration, which would assist in the formulation and analysis of migration policy. Topics include the international comparability of migration data, the potentials and weaknesses of existing data collection systems and the development of meaningful surveys.

Reference Type

Edited Book

Author(s)

Bilsborrow, Richard E.
Hugo, Graeme
Oberai, A. S.
Zlotnik, Hania

Year Published

1997

Publisher

International Labour Office

City of Publication

Geneva

Reference ID

1004