Computing at the Malta statistics office, 1947-1970
Aloisio, Mario. (2007) Computing at the Malta statistics office, 1947-1970. IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, Vol.29 (No.3). pp. 49-61. ISSN 1058-6180Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/MAHC.2007.4338442
Malta's establishment of a Statistics Office in 1947 occurred amid political instability and an economic depression. The official compilation and timely publication of statistics by a central government agency-made possible by the introduction of tabulating equipment soon after the Office's creation-proved invaluable for the development of a planned economy despite initial skepticism.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA76 Electronic computers. Computer science. Computer software
|Divisions:||Faculty of Science > Computer Science|
|Journal or Publication Title:||IEEE Annals of the History of Computing|
|Official Date:||July 2007|
|Number of Pages:||13|
|Page Range:||pp. 49-61|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
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