Government of St. Petersburg

Committee on IT and Communications

Projects by area

Information and analytical system to monitor standards of living and to forecast social and economic development of St. Petersburg

Information and analytical system to monitor standards of living and to forecast social and economic development of
St. Petersburg
is a complex of software and hardware, telecommunications, information and methodological support. It monitors implementation of programs of social and economic development of the region and provides analytical summaries based on monitoring to public authorities.  Facilities of System allow:

  • to computerize process of collection, analysis and assessment of indexes on social and economic development, as well as standards of living in St. Petersburg;
  • to estimate progress in implementation of programs of social and economic development in the region;
  • to evaluate work of executive public authorities in implementation of social and economic development programs;
  • to forecast progress in the required indexes of social and economic development;
  • to identify cause-and-effect relations between different indexes of social and economic development;
  • to provide information and analytical summaries based on monitoring results.

Goals of System

Information and analytical system to monitor standards of living and to forecast social and economic development of
St. Petersburg
aims:

  • to improve efficiency of public planning system of the region;
  • to ensure feedback within city management scheme;
  • to provide information and analytical support for short-, medium- and long-term development planning of
    St. Petersburg, day-to-day and strategic management of all aspects and activities of St. Petersburg;
  • to create conditions for objective assessment of work of executive public authorities of St. Petersburg in realization of social and economic development tasks;
  • to improve efficiency of information exchange between executive public authorities of St. Petersburg responsible for social and economic development and high standards of living;
  • to model social and economic development processes and identify emerging issues in implementing standards of living of St. Petersburg;
  • to compare and analyze levels of social and economic development of various social and economic entities.