Voters Census Pilot Survey
The Seychelles' Electoral Commission will conduct a census of voters in August to collect information to update the voter’s register. The National Bureau of Statistics is providing technical support to the Electoral Commission. A pilot survey to test the tools and operations was conducted in the Takamaka District over the weekend of 23-25 June.
Seychelles food insecurity experience survey
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) undertook a survey on food insecurity for the first time in 2016. The survey is an application of the FAO’s Food Insecurity Experience Scale (FIES) that uses an experience-based metric to measure the severity of food insecurity. The survey was administered to some 1200 households during the second quarter of 2016.