Secretariat for Statistical Research (GUM)
|Statistics Secretary of the Grand Unified Micronational|
Logo of the Grand Unified Micronational
|Appointer||Quorum of Delegates|
|Inaugural holder||Adam Belcher|
|Formation||31 July 2016|
The Statistics Secretary is a position within the Grand Unified Micronational. The position was established on 31 July 2016. On 1 May 2017, the office of the Statistics Secretary was expanded, with the creation of the Secretariat for Statistical Research. Officially, the stated purpose of the role is to "Conduct statistical research on member states and update Micropages."
Eight people have held the position of Statistics Secretary, with Maurice G being having held the role as the incumbent Secretary since 11 July 2021.
List of Secretaries
Over the course of the position's history, seven individuals have held the position across nine GUM terms. The position was left vacant during Adam Belcher's fourth term as GUM Chair. Otto Gillespie Birch, the sixth Statistics Secretary, held the position for two terms, the first person in the position to do so.
|Term of office|
Empire of Adammia
|31 July 2016||23 April 2017|
|Inaugural holder of the position of Statistics Secretary.
Kingdom of Sabia and Verona
|23 April 2017||15 October 2017|
|Second holder of the position of Statistics Secretary.
|3||Adam I of Überstadt
Kingdom of Überstadt
|15 October 2017||18 March 2018|
| Third holder of the position of Statistics Secretary.
Popular Union of Occitania
|18 March 2018||30 December 2018|
| Fourth holder of the position of Statistics Secretary.
|30 December 2018||7 July 2019|
| Position was vacant during the fourth Chairmanship term of Adam Belcher.
|7 July 2019||11 January 2020|
| Fifth holder of the position of Statistics Secretary. Published two Quarterly Statistical Reports, which looked at member states and included information such as government, politics, population and economics.
|6||Otto Gillespie Birch
|11 January 2020||2 January 2021|
| Sixth holder of the position of Statistics Secretary, and the first person to hold the position for more than one consecutive term.
|2 January 2021||2 July 2021|
| Seventh holder of the position of Statistics Secretary. Organised the first GUM-based GUM Member States Positivity Survey, in addition to researching the demographics of GUM Chairmen and Vice Chairmen.
|11 July 2021||present|
| Eighth holder of the position of Statistics Secretary.