The Department of Statistics has been relocated to the Horsford Business Complex upstairs Valu Mart Supermarket.

Any inconvenience cause is deeply regretted.

The Department of Statistics within the Ministry of Finance is seeking to recruit field enumerators to aid in the conduct of the 2021 Population and Housing Census.

Applicants must be 18 years and older.

Responsibilities include:

  • Collection of data from various households
  • Assure completeness, accuracy and quality of data

Enumerators will be expected to:

  • Contribute to the execution of the census by conducting face-to-face interviews with integrity, courtesy and professionalism
  • Maintain confidentiality of the data collected
  • Report on his/her activities on a weekly basis

Enumerators must possess:

  • Good inter-personal skills
  • A proper command of the English language
  • Good time management skills
  • Basic knowledge in the use of technological devices (tablets)
  • An ability to speak Spanish is an asset but not a requirement

Enumerators must be able to:

  • Work flexible and irregular hours
  • Interact with people of different social backgrounds and cultures
  • Work in remote settings
  • Conduct fieldwork under challenging circumstances
  • Adhere to stipulated timelines

All interested persons are required to complete an enumerator application form, provide a copy of an official photo id, and submit to:

Director of Statistics
Department of Statistics
Ministry of Finance
Horsford Business Complex
Farms Estate

Submissions can also be made via email to “” with subject line “Census Enumerator Application”.

Candidates may be required to undertake a short interview to determine suitability for the task(s)

Deadline for application is May 31st, 2021

Mission Statement

The mission of the department is to provide the general public with timely, accurate and comprehensive statistics in a manner consistent with international guidelines and standards.


  • That the statistics we publish are of the highest quality possible.
  • That the general public will be confident that the information that they provide us with are secure.
  • That the importance of the department will be recognised. 


The primary function of the department is to collect, compile, analyse and disseminate statistics including statistics on the following:

  • Population, household and families
  • Immigration and Emigration
  • Vital occurrences and civil registration
  • Imports and Exports
  • Education
  • Wages
  • Labour
  • Wholesale and retail prices
  • Banking and Finance
  • Health
  • Crime
  • Poverty
  • Balance of Payment
  • National Accounts
  • Gross Domestic Product
  • Consumer Price Index

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