The Romanian Statistical Society was founded in 1937 by personalities who greatly contributed to the progress, perfecting and modernization of Romanian statistics. The initiative belonged to a group of well-known persons, among whom Dimimtrie Gusti, renowned sociologist and philosofer. The association’s main objective was to organize an intense professional and scientifica activity. At the constituent General Assembly it was decided that the Romanian Statistical Society would function within the premises of the Central Statistica Institute.
The Romanian Statistical Society was registered in the Register of legal persons (Ilfov courthouse decision No. 2236/23.06.1937).