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International Trade Statistics 2014  
Dear reader,

We would like to improve our statistical publication to better provide you with relevant trade statistics. Please spare a few minutes to fill in the following questionnaire.
 

the International Trade Statistics team

 

About You:
 
1. Which of the following statements best describes your occupation and your objectives in using the ITS publication? Please choose only one option.  
(a) I am a student interested in trade related topics.  
(b) I am an academic engaged in research/teaching on international trade issues.  
(c) I am a civil servant for a national or territorial government seeking information on my country's position in the world trading system.  
(d) I work for a private company or industry body and am interested in trade developments.  
(e) Other (specify):  
   
2. What is your country of residence?  

Our PUBLICATION:
 
3. I consult this publication (print or online). Please choose only one option.  
(a) Often  
(b) Periodically  
(c) Occasionally  
(d) Rarely  
(e) Never  
4. Which part of the ITS publication do you personally find most useful?
(Please rank in the space provided: 1-most useful, 5-least useful). Please use each number only once.
 
The World Trade Developments (Highlights)    
The analytical tables (sections II , III and IV)    
The Composition, definitions & methodology    
The data appendix tables    
Charts.    
5. Which specific tables in the International Trade Statistics publication are MOST useful to you?
(List up to 5 tables or charts by their number with 1- MOST useful). Please use each table only once.
 
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6. Which specific tables in the International Trade Statistics publication are LEAST useful to you?
(List up to 5 tables or charts by their number with 1 - LEAST useful). Please use each table only once.
 
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7. Which part or aspect of this publication did you most appreciate?  
(a) Relevant data on services  
(b) Illustrated and visual highlights and trends  
(c) Expanded time series  
(d) Modern and colourful tables and charts  
(e) None of the above  
8. What other types of information would you wish to see more in the next ITS publication?  
(a) Data on trade by region  
(b) More detailed text on the highlights in Word Trade Development  
(c) Other (specify)  
   
Our ONLINE statistical database:  
9. The data in the International Trade Statistics publication are also available for download from our online database? Have you ever used the online database? Please choose only one option.  
(a) I was not aware of the online database.  
(b) I am aware of the online database but have never used it.  
(c) I am aware of the online database and use it occasionally.  
(d) I am aware of the online database and use it frequently.  
10. What would be your most likely reason for not being able to use our online database ? Please choose only one option.  
(a) I have no regular access to internet connection.  
(b) Data too slow to access on-line.  
(c) The instructions to download data are too complicated.  
(d) I prefer the paper publication because I do not need large volume of data.  
(e) There are too many steps to go through before I can get the data I need.  
(f) Not applicable  
11. How would you rate the design and funtionalities of the WTO statistical database? Please choose only one option.  
(a) Excellent  
(b) Good  
(c) Average  
(d) Poor  
12. In your opinion, what other functionalities would make our statistical database easier to use? Please provide your comments or suggested improvements in the space below  
Comments or suggested improvements