Data Bulletin: Informing a Global Compact for Migration (GCM)
Launched by IOM’s Global Migration Data Analysis Centre (GMDAC), the GCM Data Bulletins aim to summarize in an accurate and accessible fashion the existing evidence on migration to support the discussions and any follow-up activities of a Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration.
Global Migration Indicators Report 2018
Prepared by IOM’s Global Migration Data Analysis Centre (GMDAC), this report summarizes key global migration trends based on the latest statistics, showcasing 21 indicators across 17 migration topics.
The report is based on statistics from a variety of sources, which can be easily accessed through the Portal.
Handbook for Improving the Production and Use of Migration Data for Development
The Global Migration Group (GMG) produced this publication to provide guidance to producers and users of international migration data. It includes detailed accounts of changes in the field of migration data, thorough explanations of key definitions and concepts, and strategies to bolster migration statistics (e.g., administrative data and 'big data'). Readers will find the notes on 'good practice' to be of particular practical value.
International Migration Statistics: Guidelines for Improving Data Collection Systems
SUMMARY FROM BOOK: Since its creation in 1919, the International Labour Organization has devoted attention to international migration issues, including the availability and quality of international migration statistics. The present book continues that tradition. Its purpose is to set forth the basis for strengthening national capacities to generate the data required for policy analysis in the area of international migration.
Improving Survey Questions: Design and Evaluation
This book offers strategies for collecting sought-after information in surveys. Topics such as how to phrase a question or establishing a framework for analyzing subjective information are included. In addition, there is substantial space given to processing data gleaned from the finished survey. Beyond survey questions, readers will find sections that cover methods like focus groups or individual interviews.