A National Statistics System (NSS) that is coherent, comprehensive, and of the highest quality that promotes a culture of evidence based policy, planning and decision making where CSD plays an important role in coordination and standard setting for statistical data collection at the national level.
Mission statement
To build the capacity of the NSS in Somaliland so that it is efficient and well-functioning and able to manage data collection, analysis and dissemination of timely, reliable statistics to all users, consistent with international standards and methodologies to support evidence based decision-making.
Core values
The Central Statistics Department aims to have the capacity to provide quality statistical data, which is the key to achieving the benchmarks set out in the fundamental principles of Official Statistics. We aim to create a system that will promote:

Updates & Reports

Somaliland Statistics Act.


Somaliland National Statistics Development Strategy
Somaliland Enterprise Survey