The World of Statistics is a worldwide campaign supported by nearly 2,360 organizations. The campaign is the successor to the widely successful International Year of Statistics, which was celebrated in 2013.
Organizations participating in The World of Statistics include national and international professional statistical societies, colleges and universities, primary and secondary schools, businesses, government statistical agencies, and research institutes. These organizations are located in 131 countries spanning the world.
Participating organizations are committed to promoting the importance of statistics to the scientific community, business and government data users, the media, policymakers, employers, secondary school and college students, and millions of people like you. Many participating organizations conduct seminars and other educational and promotional activities in their countries throughout the year. You can see what organizations from your country are participating in The World of Statistics and learn more about them in this section.
The founding organizations of The World of Statistics are the American Statistical Association, Institute of Mathematical Statistics, International Biometric Society, International Statistical Institute (and the Bernoulli Society), and Royal Statistical Society.