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This page contains links to detailed documentation on improving timeliness or reducing costs in the production of short-term economic statistics through efficient data collection methods using technology. The papers below provide detailed information on methods relevant to this topic which have been implemented within statistical organisations. Issues covered include:
• Interactive data capture via the internet or telephone (TDE & CATI) and automatic transfer from business accounting systems;
• Form scanning and intelligent character recognition (ICR & OCR), fax imaging
• Managing respondent information and bulk capture of administrative data
The papers below focus primarily on the issue of efficient data collection methods using technology. They may also contain information on other statistical processes defined in the STES Timeliness Framework .
The papers below refer to the issue of efficient data collection methods using technology to some extent. They also provide more detail on other statistical processes defined in the STES Timeliness Framework .
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