KENYATTA UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMETRICS AND STATISTICS
| INTERNSHIP REPORT
AT KENYA NATIONAL BUREAU OF STATISTICS DIRECTORATE OF POPULATION AND SOCIAL STATISTICS –SECTION OF EDUCATION STATISTICS
BY WESLEY RUTTOH
This is to declare that this internship report is my original work and has not been presented in any institution for any evaluation. This internship report is presented to the K.N.B.S for approval by the following:
Director, Population and Social Statistics
Mr. M.G Obudho Sign…………….
Senior Manager Human Resource
Mrs. Rosemary Awino Sign …………… Date……………...
Mr. Godfrey Otieno Sign ……………. Date …………….. DPSS
Wesley Ruttoh Sign ……………… Date……………...
I would like to thank the entire K.N.B.S fraternity for giving me an opportunity to undertake my external attachment in their organization and assisted me throughout my internship period. I would like to express my sincere gratitude to my supervisor Mr. Godfrey Otieno for his demonstrations and elaboration of new concepts and clarification of concepts not well understood. I am obliged to him for his support and effort of steering me throughout the attachment period.
Great thanks also to my university supervisors, Chairperson of Department of Econometrics and Statistics Dr. Susan Okeri and all the lecturers in the school of economics me. Also wish to thank my fellow attaches for their support and sharing of the little knowledge and expertise they had with me. No acknowledgement could cover adequately without expressing my obligations to my dear brother who supported me financially and the entire family who remembered me in their prayers and supported me in all aspects along of academic achievements.
This project is dedicated to my family especially my mother, and all my friends for being with me and helping me in each and every difficulty I faced in this project completion and to my lecturer and all those who taught me, trained me and polished my abilities at Kenyatta University and my work place Kenya National Bureau of Statistics.
My learning experience with KNBS begins with my joining the organization on 6th June 2011. It has been three months now, out of which the first one month were on data entry using CSPro. My internship report contains all the information about my work experience with KNBS which was established by government under the Statistics Act 2006 and it’s responsible for collecting, compiling, analyzing, publishing and disseminating statistical information.
As an intern I spent good time in learning and was rewarded for my best efforts, learnt to deal with different situations, had experience of organization’s working environment ( legal or political ) which effects an employee performance and attitude towards work, had good time in learning and interacting. Confidence, on time decision making, consistency, hard work, teamwork, seeking success out of dark, innovation, creativity, organizational survival and customer handling techniques are the key learning’s out of my job and I would like to say that it will be one of my best skill that would remain with me and help me in the coming life which offer many challenges. I would like to highlight this, that my experience with KNBS was very memorable and full of learning’s, where I found a lot of positive changes in...
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