Back to Efficient Data Collection Methods Using Technology
Statistics Finland is a world leader with regards to implementing electronic data reporting to improve timeliness and reduce survey costs. The following documents outline aspects of their current systems with an emphasis on the use of XML architecture:
XML based Automated Data Collection (2007)
The Experiences of Web Based Data Collection from Enterprises in Finland (2007)
This additional document summarises efficiencies, costs savings and timeliness improvements from the use of internet surveys at Statistics Finland.