Duncan Young

Duncan YoungDuncan Young has undertaken a range of technology and statistical leadership roles at the Australian Bureau of Statistics and Statistics New Zealand over the last 16 years, and is now responsible for delivering the Census of Population and Housing.
Duncan was recognised as the 2011 Australian Government Young ICT Professional of the Year, completed his Masters of Public Administration through the Australia and New Zealand School of Government in 2012, received the 2013 Young Public Sector Leader Award and the Australian Statistician’s Award in 2016.
In addition to his role with Australia, Duncan has provided direct assistance to the Vietnam Census in 2009, the UK’s Beyond 2011 Review, Myanmar’s Census in 2014 and the UN Statistics Division’s Principles and Recommendations for the 2020 round of Censuses.