Innovation in SDD

SDD Innovations provides an opportunity for you to participate in shaping the future direction of SDD. As we develop and test new ideas we will post them on this page and ask for you to give us your feedback.


Project Last update Status
Census Knowledge Base Logo Census Knowledge base - On Going
costal-mapping.png Coastal Population Mapping 27/02/2019 On Going
Microdata Library 30/10/2019 On Going
NSO Websites Network Thumbnail NSO Websites Network 29/10/2019 On Going
Dot Stat Logo PDH.stat 30/10/2019 On Going
PopGIS Table Joining Service (TJS) Plugin for QGIS - Completed
PopGIS3 Logo PopGis v3 23/07/2019 On Going
QGIS logo QGIS for Censuses, Surveys, and Analysis Manual 09/05/2019 On Going
SDD-User-Focus-icon SDD User Focus Project 22/09/2018 Completed
Sally-the-Specialist_icon SDD Website Redevelopment 25/06/2019 On Going
SDG in the pacific logo SDG Dashboard 09/03/2019 On Going

Recent Updates


Additional releases being prepared

March 29, 2019 on PopGis v3
Vanuatu PopGIS 3 is currently being prepared for release in the next few weeks. Additional updates will be provided soon.

Beta SDG Dashboard is Live

March 9, 2019 on SDG Dashboard
With the beta release of the Pacific Data Hub, the SDG Dashboard has already been released.

Methodology paper submitted for publication

February 27, 2019 on Coastal Population Mapping
A methodology paper has been submitted for publication with PLOS ONE. Updates to its progress will be provided when available.

PopGIS3 for Tonga is now complete

November 23, 2018 on PopGis v3
First PopGIS3 site now available for Tonga.

New SDD website being developed

September 22, 2018 on SDD User Focus Project
A new SDD website is currently being designed leveraging feedback from this survey.

The redevelopment process

August 30, 2018 on SDD Website Redevelopment
The redevelopment process has been very rigorous with several in-house workshops and numerous brainstorming and “mock-up” sessions.