Membership of the IAOS is open to anyone/any institution that shares the strategic objectives of IAOS, which focus on:


1. Increasing the relevancy of IAOS;

2. Increasing the visibility of the IAOS at regional and international levels;

3. Investing in creating mutual beneficial partnerships;

4. Institutionalizing IAOS functions.


Members of IAOS endorse and promote universal ethical values and good practice as expressed in the ISI’s Declaration on Professional Ethics for Statisticians, as well as in the United Nations’ Fundamental Principles of Official Statistics.


Membership benefits


In addition to the benefits of joining a worldwide community of people with an interest in advancing official statistics, members will receive reduced rates for registration at IAOS conferences and seminars; as well as free and immediate access to the Statistical Journal of the IAOS, including previous editions. 


Membership runs from 1 January to 31 December each year. Membership fees are as follows:


Individual membership 




Annual Fees 

Developed countries

Developing countries


Full Membership












Individual whose organization has an IAOS institutional membership






Author of SJIAOS



One year free membership 





If you are already an ISI elected Member:





IAOS membership as one ‘complimentary’ ISI Association membership




No fee



No fee


IAOS membership as additional ISI Association membership (Annual fee) 









Please  by filling out the membership application form (individual membership).


Institutional Membership


The annual membership fees are as follows:


·         Central Statistical Offices from developing countries €220

·         Central Statistical Offices from developed countries €440

·         Private corporations €880

·         University departments €340


To become an institutional member, please download and return this form:  or .