About Us

Roles and Functions

The Statistical Service has a mandate to collect, compile, analyse, abstract and publish reliable and timely information relating to the social, economic and general activities or conditions of the inhabitants of Barbados.

The department falls under the Division of Economic Affairs and Development, Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs and Development.

As the Organisational Chart shows, the department is headed by a Director, assisted by a Deputy Director.

There are four (4) divisions each headed by a Senior Statistician:-

Supporting sections for these divisions are:-

  • Information Technology
  • Secretarial
  • Accounts/Personnel/Publication
  • Auxiliary