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 1) Basic Information

Training material title
Migrants Count: Five Steps Toward Better Migration Data (Report of the Commission on International Migration Data for Development Research and Policy)
Brief description and comments

Slides from a presentation given by Michael Clemens of the Center for Global Development, summarising a full written report of the same title (available here

The key considerations discussed in the presentation are:

Ask basic census questions, and tabulate the answers
Exploit administrative sources
Centralize Labour Force Surveys
Provide access to micro-data, not just tabulations
Include migration modules in existing household surveys
Build capacity for collection and dissemination.

Main category

Demographic and Social Statistics 

2) Contact details and how to find the material

Author Organization(s)Contact email address for this material (if applicable)Date created
Center for Global Development





Location (links and/or attachments) (author's website)

FilenameDate added

migrants count.ppt

05 Aug 2013