The National Centre for Statistics and Information
The NCSI is the entity responsible for providing the official statistics and documented information to be used in setting policies and programs on a national, regional and international level; it also meets the requirements of all entities in obtaining information pertaining to the fields of development.
The Role of NCSI as the CDO
As the CDO in the Sultanate of Oman, the Centre exercises many competences as per the Royal Decree No. 40/2014 Issuing the System of the National Centre for Statistics and Information, such as:
The objective of this portal is to improve the statistical awareness & boost collective knowledge through the delivery of accurate information to all spectrums of society including governmental institutions, private sector organizations and individuals. Through this portal, the Center provides many digital editions & smart phone applications available for all and characterized with a group of services represented in providing websites for the most prominent service establishments like schools, medical centers and ATMs. The Center also provides indexes concerning to population and their structure at the various administrative levels in the Sultanate and also displays an interactive map showing institutions in both types, whether services sectors or trade sectors at the different levels of administration in the Sultanate and the possibility of pinpointing the required service or landmark.
Statistical Data Portal
The portal provides statistical data and indicators of a modern social and environmental nature about the Sultanate of Oman and aims to provide and promote knowledge creation and support decision making process for both the government sector responsible for setting plans and Strategies for the advancement of Omani economy and the private sector.