The profile areas are:

Official Statistics

The research area comprises all aspects of production of official statistics and similar types of statistics. Thus it includes data collection methods, assessment of measurement errors, nonresponse issues, sampling, estimation, temporal issues of survey inference, register-based statistics, statistical disclosure control, response burden and total survey quality.

Bayesian Inference

Bayesian inference has, in recent years, gained strong ground within both practical and theoretical statistics. The fundamental idea is that all inference should consider previous knowledge in the process of decision making. Many dissertations have been produced in this area within the department.

Design of experiments

Experiments have been conducted in many areas like Medicin and Manufacturing Industry, and have recently been extended to the Behavioural Sciences and Economics.

Other research