Ms Anna N. Majelantle

Statistician General
  • MPH in Bio-Statistics, Tulane University, New Orleans, United States– (1987)
  • BA in Statistics, University of Botswana (1982)

Ms Majelantle has worked for the Central Statistics Office, gaining vast experience as she progressed through the ranks. She is the Statistician General (CEO) of Statistics Botswana. Ms Majelantle is an expert in the formulation of statistical strategies and policies. She guides and directs the execution of systematic collection, processing, analysis, interpretation, storage and dissemination of official statistics covering population and housing censuses, social statistics and demographic data, macro-economic statistics, environment and agriculture statistics as well as business and household surveys. She serves as a Member of several high level national committees for effective policy decision making and appropriate use of statistical information. She represents Botswana in several international forums like the Annual United Nations Statistical Commission in the United States and the Annual Southern African Development Community Statistical Committee which she currently chairs. She is a Member of several other African Statistical Committees and uses this exposure to ensure that Botswana adheres to international statistical standards and best practices. She is also a Member of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Board of Directors.