The Plateau State Bureau of Statistics coordinates official statistics of other public authorities and develops the statistical potential of administrative records.
The Plateau State Bureau of Statistics is mandated with the mission of collection, consolidation, processing, analysis, publication and dissemination of statistics, of information relating to economic, social and general activities and conditions in Plateau state.
It also serves the needs of the wider national and international community (i.e. business, international organizations, development partners, media, researchers, and the public generally) for impartial and relevant information on social and economic conditions. Particular attention is paid to the specialist needs of business and the research/academic community for more detailed and focused data.