to the website of the Economics and Statistics Office which is designed to serve the statistical needs of the local community as well as Cayman's global investors.
We provide users with on-line access to our database of the Cayman Islands' economy comprising an array of statistical products and economic reports which are normally the most recent editions. For further assistance, please email Narnia Ebanks .
is to assist the people of the Cayman Islands and those outside the country in making informed socio-economic analysis or decisions through the provision of statistical products and economic reports derived from various data compilation activities.
We aim to provide these services within the parameters set by the Statistics Laws of the Cayman Islands, in accordance with accepted statistical methodologies and in a timely and user-friendly manner.
We also strive to ensure the integrity of our data dissemination by increasingly moving towards international standards.
The Economics and Statistics Office (ESO) is a department of the Government of the Cayman Islands and is made up of two technically independent sections:
- theStatistics Section is responsible for producing the country’s official national statistics and for providing statistical assistance to government organizations. It liaises with international and regional bodies on statistical matters. Its statistical operations are governed by the Statistics Law (1996 Revision);
- theEconomics Section is responsible for generating the official macroeconomic forecasts mandated in the Public Management and Financial Law, and the requisite macroeconomic modelling, monitoring, reporting and research. It also provides research and other technical assistance to local and international agencies.
ESO is currently manned by 13 professional, 2 administrative staff and 8 survey staff. Among our professional staff are senior statisticians and senior economists who have international or regional experience and training. Additionally, trained enumerators and field supervisors are hired on a needs basis for surveys and censuses.
For more information check out our brochure, and our organizational chart.