5 December in the Ukraine celebrates the Day of workers of statistics, professional holiday, established by Presidential Decree number 1120/2002 of the December 2 in 2002, "On the Day of workers of statistics».
This date is to carry out in 2001, the first nationwide census, the most extensive statistical work. But the census — it's just a small part of the statistics.
According to the Law of Ukraine "On State Statistics", the state statistics bodies carry out statistical activities aimed at the collection and processing of "statistical information on the massive economic, social, demographic, environmental, phenomena and processes taking place in Ukraine and its regions».
All the results of statistical development in one form or another are provided governments and the media. Statistics are regularly made public in the newspapers, on radio and television. And if the statistics about something and says nothing, it is largely due to the fact that understands the importance of accurate information.