Statistics training courses

The training course for users of statistics aims to teach the users of statistics how to individually find necessary statistical information on the website, in the databases, statistical publications and news releases. Another purpose of the training course is to inform users about the official statistics production principles and of essential changes related to the use or methodological development of statistics.

The training course for respondents aims to teach the respondents how to draw up and submit reports and find necessary statistical information.

Training modules

We provide training courses for individuals, representatives of institutions, enterprises and organisations. Training courses are free of charge.

Training courses for users of statistics

Module 1 ”How to find and use statistics” (the ABC for users of statistics)
Module 2 ”The ABC for users of statistical databases” (theoretical and practical course)
Module 3 “How are official statistics produced?”

Training courses for users of multi-domain statistics (e.g. entrepreneurship, national accounts, agriculture, population, social surveys, health statistics, wages statistics, GIS, etc.) can be provided by agreement.

Training courses for data providers on the completion and electronic transfer of statistical reports (eSTAT) can be provided by agreement.

Orders can be placed for training days or seminars involving a combination of different training modules.
Tutors are the experienced specialists of Statistics Estonia.
Participation of at least ten persons is a prerequisite for placing an order.
Training courses take place on the premises of Statistics Estonia or on the premises of the ordering party.
By request, training courses can be arranged on the premises of the ordering party.
Persons attending our training courses will be supplied with handouts and information sheets introducing the products and services of Statistics Estonia. Every participant will be granted a certificate proving completion of the course.

For further information and registration for a training course please email statistika at stat dot ee or call us on +372 625 9300

When placing an order for a training module, please indicate the following information:

  • Training module to be ordered
  • Person placing the order
  • Organisation
  • Number of participants
  • Preferable time for training course
  • Preferable venue (premises of Statistics Estonia or ordering party)
  • Course-related expectations / specific fields of interest