Organisation Structure

Director General

The Director General is the head of the National Statistics Office and has the legal representation of it. The Malta Statistics Authority Act, 2000 makes provisions for this position in Article 9.

NSO staff

The National Statistics Office (NSO) is the executive arm of the Malta Statistics Authority as established by the Malta Statistics Authority Act, Cap. 422 of the Laws of Malta.  The NSO is headed by the Director General and is made up of four directorates: Economic and Business Statistics, Social and Regional Statistics, Data Capability and Corporate Services.  The first two directorates are directly responsible for statistical subject-matter domains.  The Data Capability directorate is tasked with assisting domain units in data management and methodological issues whilst helping the office reach a higher degree of efficiency in terms of processes and IT infrastructure.  The Corporate Services directorate provides lateral support to all units for matters related to human resources, finances and risk compliance. Other horizontal functions are Dissemination and Communications, Legal, Institutional, and International affairs.  


Director General

International Affairs
​Institutional Affairs

​Dissemination and Communications
Corporate Services Directorate
​Personnel and Budgetary Matters
​Risk and Compliance
Economic and Business Statistics Directorate
National Accounts​
​Public Finance
​Balance of Payments
​International Trade Statistics
​Price Statistics
​Structural Business Statistics
​Short-term Statistics
​Environment, Transport and Agriculture Statistics
​Business Registers
​Social and Regional Statistics Directorate
​Living Conditions and Cultural Statistics
Labour Market and Information Society Statistics
Tourism and Education Statistics
​Population and Migration Statistics
​Energy, Regional and Geospatial Statistics
​Data Capability Directorate
​Methodology and Research
IT Systems
Data Management