Posts tagged as Statistics South Africa

Best technical article 2017 winner

Mnqweno Mnyengeza from Statistics South Africa has won the PositionIT Best Technical Article 2017 prize, a Bosch GLM 100 C Professional Laser Measure, for the technical article “Technological innovations for data collection”, which was published in PositionIT January/February 2017. Mnyengeza is a deputy director in the Geography unit of Stats SA and is a registered […]

Gallery: GISSA Gauteng AGM 2016

  Digital data collection innovations, data science analysis, and international geo-information trends were some of the subjects under discussion at GISSA Gauteng’s last general meeting for 2016. For the full story, click here.  

GISSA Gauteng branch looks to the future

  Digital data collection innovations, data science analysis, and international geo-information trends were some of the subjects under discussion at GISSA Gauteng’s last general meeting for 2016. Held at the impressive new headquarters of Statistics South Africa in Pretoria, delegates first heard from Esri South Africa’s Rudolf de Munnik who detailed how local government can […]

Quality assessment of DEA dataset

  The Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) has entered into an agreement with Statistics South Africa to assess DEA datasets using the South African Statistical Quality Assessment Framework (SASQAF). The first DEA dataset to be assessed is the dataset on protected areas. The South African Protected Areas Database (SAPAD) is a GIS inventory of all […]