BANDUNG-West Java Provincial Government is ready to support the implementation of the 2020 Population Census which will be conducted online in February-March.
Head of the Population and Civil Registry Office of West Java Province, Heri Suherman said that in planning and evaluating development, the government needed quality data.
"Quality data is important in the formulation of policies, education, health, as well as every business activity," said Heri, after opening the 2020 Population Consensus Coordination and Consolidation event with the theme "Collaboration Towards an Indonesian Population Data," at Holiday Inn Bandung, Wednesday (Wednesday) 11/20) ...
According to Heri, the data and statistical indicators produced by the Central Statistics Agency (BPS) so far have helped local governments in planning and evaluating development.
"So far we have often used data from BPS to determine the policies that will be carried out by us as a government," he said.
Heri added, the momentum of the 2020 Population Census by utilizing population administration data from the Directorate General of Civil and Civil Registration is a concrete step in the implementation of Presidential Decree No. 39 of 2019 concerning One Indonesian Data.
"This is a big leap from the population data collection system in Indonesia so far. Through this opportunity, Heri invites all stakeholders and the people of West Java to work together and collaborate to succeed the 2020 Population Census towards an Indonesian Population Data, "he said. (Parno)