Statistical Disclosure Control

This is the combined homepage of the several European projects in the field of Statistical Disclosure Control.
The cooperation started with the 4rd Framework SDC-project (1996-1998) and continued with the 5th Framework CASC project (2000-2003) and continued in the CENEX project (2006) and the ESSnet project (2008-2009).

Latest news

Next worksession on SDC

The tradition of joint UN-ECE/Eurostat worksessions on SDC will be continued. The next worksession will be hosted by Statistics Canada. The date will be 28-30 October 2013 in Ottawa, Canada. We hope to see you all there.

Workshop on Statistical Disclosure Control of Census data

The final event of the ESSnet will be a special workshop on the protection of census data.
This workshop has taken place in Luxembourg, 19 and 20 April 2012,
The agenda and the papers can be found here.


All the deliverables of the ESSNet project on SDC harmonisation are now available from this website

New book on SDC

A new book on SDC has been published by Wiley. The authors, Anco Hundepool,Josep Domingo-Ferrer, Luisa Franconi,Sarah Giessing, Eric Schuilte Nordholt, Keith Spicer and Peter-Paul de Wolf, are happy to anounce this book.
The book covers the following topics:
  • Principles, Guidelines and Regulations
  • Microdata protection
  • Magnitude tables
  • Frequency tables
  • Data Access issues
  • Glossary