Gambia Session 8 rev by HC12071100392

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									             USE OF TECHNOLOGICAL TOOLS
                        IN THE
           DISSEMINATION OF THE GAMBIA’S
                         2013
           POPULATION AND HOUSING CENSUS
           POPULATION AND HOUSING CENSUS
                      THE GAMBIA
                     PRESENTED
                         BY
                      PRESENTED
             GAMBIA BUREAU OF STATISTICS
                          BY
                   WALLY HADRE NDOW
                GAMBIA BUREAU OF STATISTICS
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           DISSEMINATION APPROACH
• DEVELOP STARTEGY TO:
      o IDENTIFY METHOD
      o IDENTIFY TARGET AUDIENCE
      o IDENTIFY DISSEMINATION PRODUCTS /
        MECHANISMS
      o IDENTIFY CHANNELS OF COMMUNICATION
      o IDENTIFY DISSEMINATION AGENTS
      o IDENTIFY TIME LINES
      o ESTIMATE COST

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           DISSEMINATION CHALLENGE
•   EXPLAIN DIFFERENTIALS
•   ILLSUTRATE DIFFERENTIALS
•   PROVIDE META DATA
•   PROVIDE SPATIAL PERPECTIVE




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     DISSEMINATION METHOD 2003
•   PUBLICATIONS (REPORTS)
•   STORAGE, WARE HOUSING / ARCHIVING
•   DATABASES (Web-based / interactive)
•   INTERNET (WEBSITE)
•   INTER-PERSONAL (REQUESTS, WORKSHOP)




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           DISSEMINATION METHOD
             (PLANNED FOR 2013)
• PUBLICATIONS (REPORTS, WALL-CHARTS,
  BROUCURES)
• STORAGE, WARE HOUSING & ARCHIVING
• DATABASES (Web-based / interactive)
• INTERNET (WEBSITES, SOCIAL MEDIA)
• INTER-PERSONAL (REQUESTS, WORKSHOP)



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           PUBLICATIONS (REPORTS)
•   Provisional Census Results    • Housing and Household
•   Administrative Report           Characteristics
•   Census Atlas                  • Economic Characteristics
•   Compounds and                 • Education Characteristics
    Buildings/Structures          • Gender Statistics
•   Fertility Analysis and        • Children
    Evaluation                    • Disability
•   Mortality Analysis and        • Elderly
    Evaluation
                                  • ICT - Access to the Media
•   National Migration Analysis   • Youth            2013
•   Spatial Distribution of the   • Agriculture           2013
    Population and Socio-
    Cultural Characteristics      • Population Projections

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       TECHNOLOGICAL TOOLS
• CD-ROM
• VIRTUAL DATABASES
  – NADA
  – Gambia CensusInfo
  – GamInfo (Planned)
• INTERNET
  – Website (www.gbos.gm),
  – SOCIAL MEDIA: BLOGING, SOCIAL NETWORKING,
    SMS (Planned)
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           SPATIAL ANALYSIS
• 2003 CENSUS ATLAS
• GamInfo
• Gambia CensusInfo




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                             ATLAS
           SEX RATIO
                                                                        4


                                                           Kilometers
                                   0   20   40            80



                  Number of males for every 100 females
                  National average = 97
                        Less than 85
                        85 - 90
                        90 - 95
                        95 - 100
                        Greater than 100
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                          ATLAS
           PERCENTAGE CHANGE IN HOUSEHOLD SIZE




                                                             Percent change in household size
                                                             from 1993 to 2003 by District

                                  Increase                           10.1 - 16.0

                                                                     5.1 - 10.0

                                                                     2.6 - 5.0

                                                                     0.1 - 2.5
                                  No change
                                                                     -2.5 - 0.0

                                  National Average = -4.5%           -4.9 - -2.5

                                  Decrease                           -9.0 - -5.0
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                         ATLAS
      PROPORTION OF HOUSEHOLDS HEADED BY WOMEN




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              Gambia CensusInfo
  Overall Objectives
  • A database that provides standard, accessible and timely
    benchmark data to partners, planners, policy makers,
    researchers, the general public.

  Specific Objectives
  • Use it for better planning and advocacy;

  • Use it to access census data to create presentations of
    tables, graphs and maps.


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                Gambia CensusInfo
Sectors

           • Agriculture
           • Demography / Population
           • Economy
           • Education
           • Environment / Housing
           • Health (Fertility, Mortality & Disability)
           • Information Communication Technology
           • Protection


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           Gambia CensusInfo




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                          ATLAS
           CHANGE IN POPULATION DENSITY




               Change in population density 1993 to 2003
               National ave = 31% increase
                     greater than 50%     Increase
                     31 - 50
                     0 - 31
                     0 - 10
                                          Decrease
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                           ATLAS
           POPULATION DOT MAP




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                           Gambia CensusInfo
           OPINION ON CensusInfo SOFTWARE

           Figure : Opinion of Participants on the CensusInfo Software by LGA -
                                       December 2009
                                                      Poor             Fair           Good

                                                                                    78.6      75.0
                           80                                         75.0
                                                                                                              72.2             70.6       69.0
                           70
                                               60
                           60                              52.9
                Per cent




                           50
                                         40
                           40                       35.3
                                                                25.0                                   27.8             29.4        28.3
                           30                                                  21.4
                                                                                           18.8
                                                    11.8




                           20
                           10                                                              6.3                                      2.7
                                         0                        0             0                       0               0
                            0
                                         Kanifing




                                                                                                                                      The Gambia
                                                                                                         Janjangbureh
                                                                                             Kuntaur
                                                      Brikama




                                                                                 Kerewan




                                                                                                                            Basse
                                                                  Mansakonko
                                Banjul




                                                           Local Government Area
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                 CONCLUSION
      – DISSEMINATION CHALLENGE
      – DISSEMINATION STRATEGY
      – DISSEMINATION EXPERTISE
      – RESOURCES (FINANCIAL)
      – COPY RIGHT




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