Elected Membership

The International Statistical Institute is a members society within the global statistical community. Our members include academia, government and national statistical offices, national banks, and the industry. By becoming an Elected Member of the International Statistical Institute, your work and research will by recognized by the global community. You are able to make a difference in the Statistics and Data Science industry by sharing your knowledge.

ISI Elected Membership

Apart from regular membership benefits, professionals who share our values and objectives and are established in their statistical careers enjoy unique benefits which includes international recognition for your contribution to statistics and one free ISI Association membership.


Join our Conferences

Connect to a community of statisticians and data scientists. Make impactful connections with colleagues in academic life, government, and business across the world. You get the opportunity to present your papers and participate in the ISI World Statistics Congress, ISI Regional Statistics Conferences and Workshops & Courses. 

As an ISI Member you are entitled to reduced registration fees.

Join our Committees

Contribute to ISI activities through many standing and operational committees, special interest groups, and regional outreach committees.

Two of our Strategic Priorities have their own Committee: Public Voice and Capacity Development. If you are interested or have experience in one of these areas, please contact the Committee Chair. 

Committee membership is reserved to ISI Members only.

Free Access to The Latest Statistical News

Enjoy free access to International Statistical Review and Stat and reduced subscriptions to Significance. Become a member and stay up-to-date by receiving the monthly ISI Newsletter. We also make available proceedings of the congresses, conferences and workshops. Proceedings of ISI World Statistics Congresses are usually made available within an year after the congress.

Prestigious Awards

The International Statistical Institute and its Associations host some of the most prestigious awards in the statistical community worldwide. With a membership, you are able to send in your work to have a chance at an award or prize.

  • Mahalanobis International Award
  • International Prize in Statistics
  • Founders of Statistics Prize for Contemporary Research Contributions

Join ISI Associations

There are seven associations which cover a wide spectrum of statistical sciences and applications.

The ISI Associations participate fully in the International Statistical Institute, but also have their own governance structures, journals, awards, and conferences; including satellite conferences at ISI World Statistics Congresses.

What members say

The ISI provides an important forum, bringing together statisticians from around the world, from academia, government and the private sector, to further our profession. I am honored to be an elected member.

Steve MacFeely  Head of Statistics and Information  United Nations
Steve MacFeely
Head of Statistics and Information, United Nations

Eniuce Menezes de Souza explains why she is a member of the ISI Family
Eniuce Menezes de Souza explains why she is a member of the ISI Family

Become a member!

  • Become part of the ISI family, feel connected to the worldwide community of statisticians, and help build a Better World through Statistical Science.
  • Contribute to and support activities in official statistics, academia, business, education, and other disciplines at all levels throughout the world.