Our Mission

  • "To coordinate and provide timely, quality and credible official statistics for use by Stakeholders and clients for sustainable Development.


Goal Statement

  • “To achieve an effective, efficient and coordinated National Statistical System (NSS) that will ensure sustainable production and disseminating of demand driven official statistics for national development”.

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Area 752, 612 Square Kilometers
Location: In the heart of Central Africa, bordered by Angola, Namibia, Botswana, Congo DR, South Africa, Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania and Zimbabwe.
Population: 13, 092, 666 [2010 Census]
Annual rate of
population Growth:
2.8 Per cent
Life Expectancy: 51.2
GDP growth rate: 6.6
Climate: Sub-tropical, cool and dry (May to August). Hot and dry (September to November). Warm and wet (December to April).
Capital City: Lusaka
Other Cities: Kitwe, Ndola, Livingstone
Main Towns: Chingola, Chipata, Choma, Kabwe, Kasama, Mansa, Mongu, Mufulira, Luanshya and Solwezi
Import (values-ZMK): 34, 952, 221, 308, 124
Exports (Values- ZMK): 43, 832, 218, 313, 322