Guests from Ukraine
On April 8–10, Statistics Lithuania was visited by the representatives of Statistics Ukraine to consult on standard of living statistics. It was a study visit, organised within the framework of an EU twinning project. The aim of the visit – to familiarise themselves with the organisation of the survey on income and living conditions (EU-SILC), use of administrative data sources, discuss possible improvements in household income, poverty and material deprivation statistics compilation methodology taking into consideration EU requirements.
Ukrainian specialists visited Statistics Lithuania for the first time. Before that, the specialists of Statistics Lithuania had visited Kiev – to familiarise themselves with and to assess the organisation of an analogous survey in Ukraine.