Publications

The full publishing activity of Istat is divided into different types of products:

  • the Flagship publications, cross-cutting multiform products (including print, electronic and multimedia), showing Italy's profile;
  • the Letture statistiche, concerning statistical “Methods” and focus on “Themes” and “Territory”, exclusively available in electronic form (pdf, epub);
  • the Specialist publications, promoting and enhancing the research activity by sharing the results of official statistical studies.

Catalogue of publications

From 2013 onwards all Istat publications are available in Italian on this website for consultation and free download in pdf format. Each title is accompanied by a factsheet containing bibliographical information and a brief description of the contents.

The catalogue of publications contains a complete list of Istat publications from 2000 to 2012.

Only a few publications are available in English language.

Specialist publications

Through specialist publications Istat promotes and enhances the research activity, sharing the results of official statistical studies.

The Rivista di statistica ufficiale, quarterly journal, provides a space for scientific debate in order to improve data quality and analysis. It represents an area for discussion which is open to contributions from researchers and experts from both national and international statistical institutes.

To contact the editorial staff please email to: rivista@istat.it
Comitato di redazione delle pubblicazioni scientifiche
c/o Gilda Sonetti

Istat Working Papers are created to share innovative and quality solutions developed for the statistical production and dissemination of research results still in progress. In particular, there are theoretical or applicative documents, guidelines and good practices about official statistics. Jobs are submitted to an expert anonymous and selected according to criteria that evaluate the techniques used and the level of scientific contribution. The subject areas are technical and scientific, legal, administrative and organizational.

To contact the editorial staff please email to: iwp@istat.it
Comitato di redazione delle pubblicazioni scientifiche
c/o Daniela De Luca