1.         Introduction  

Statistics Mauritius (SM) aims at the widest possible dissemination of its statistics to fulfil its mandate which is to

collect, compile, analyse and disseminate accurate, relevant, timely and high quality statistics’.

 

2.         Principles

 

          Principle 1

SM is committed to make official statistics accessible to all users.

 

          Principle 2

 SM provides a free service for basic statistical data.

 

          Principle 3

SM will recover from users the costs of producing and providing information additional to basic statistical data if it is cost-effective to do so.  The recovery costs will be based on operating and capital costs such as cost incurred on labour, materials and delivery.

 

          Principle 4

Charges are applied according to the category of users and type of statistical products and services as follows: -

(i)       All statistical products and services are supplied free of charge to ministries and government departments.

(ii)      The price of print-publications will be based on the cost incurred for producing the publication, excluding the cost of collecting, compiling, processing and analysing the data.

(iii)     Maps will be sold at the same price as the Ministry of Housing and Lands to all users, except for ministries and government departments, which will be charged the cost of paper only.

(iv)     For customised tables and sampling frames, SM will fully recover the operating costs incurred for generating such tables and frames. These customised products will be charged in full to users except for government ministries and departments, which will receive them free.

 

3.       Access to data and products via SM website

All data and products made available via the SM website will be accessible to users at no cost.

 4.       Setting and revision of prices

Prices may be revised every five years.

 

PRICES

Print publications

 

 Price (Rs)

 

Digest of Statistics

 

 

Less than 75 pages

75.00

 

76 -125

150.00

 

126 - 175

200.00

 

176 -225

275.00

 

226 - 275

350.00

 

276 - 325

400.00

 

Economic & Social Indicators  ( ESI)

40.00

 

 

Occasional Reports (Census and survey reports)

 

 

Less than 50 pages

200.00

 

50 -74

275.00

 

75 - 99

350.00

 

100 -150

425.00

 

151 -200

550.00

 

201 - 300

700.00

 

Above 300 pages

850.00

 

 

 

 

Maps *

 

 

A 4 Size

125.00

 

A 3 Size

150.00

 

A 2 Size

200.00

 

A 1 Size

300.00

 

A 0 Size

450.00

 

 

Micro Data for Research

      For researchers

      For students

 

5500.00

1500.00

 

 

Frame for Surveys

700.00

 

 

 

* The fees charged are those applied by the Ministry of Housing and Lands.

 

October 2015​

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