|Population at 01/01/2017||8.742 mln.|
|Inflation within 2016||6.1%|
|CPI within 2016||106.1%|
|GDP within 2016||54.5 bln. somoni|
|1 US Dollar||.|
|10 Russian roubles||Array|
April 12. Director of the Statistical Agency under the President of the Republic of Tajikistan Mrs. Mukhammadieva B.Z. had a meeting with a senior expert of the German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ) Mr. Marian Mraz and expert of the Federal Statistical Office of Germany Mr. Immo Wernicke within the framework of the "Strengthening the National Statistical System (TADJSTAT).
The main objective of the regular expert meeting was preparation for the Agricultural Census. The parties have agreed on mutual cooperation to develop materials for the first agricultural census in Tajikistan.
In the meeting the parties came to the conclusion that Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper for 2010-2015 (PRSP), Report on Food Security, Labor Force Survey-2009 and recommendations of Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) should be taken into consideration.
The experts also made presentations and offered their recommendations. In particular, the expert of the German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ) Marian Mraz briefed the participants about the GIZ project «On macroeconomic policy” and suggested that project should cooperate both with the Agricultural Census and the Statistical Agency.
Mr. Norov, deputy director of the Statistical Agency, also spoke at the meeting. Mr. Norov informed the participants of the goals and objectives of the Agricultural Census, and pointed out that the Agency is required international expertise in development of this document to be submitted to the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan in July 2011: