Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: ZA-034-001-1-1-International-UN-1998

Subject Area: Refernce Materials in Machine Readable Form

Bibliographic Citation: UN Classifications Registry  [machine-readable data file] / United Nations Statistics Division  [principal investigator(s)] / New York, NY: United Nations  [distributor].

Date Accessioned: 6/24/2016

Number of Files Received: 0

Comments: Files can be downloaded from this UN Statistical Division website. All files are provided in ZIP format. Users need to use their own decompression tools to extract the PDF, MS Word, MS Access or text file containing the actual information.

Access Status: Unrestricted access

Date Ordered: 6/24/2016

Documentation: These files include electronic versions of complete classifications publications (typically in PDF format), as well as database versions of the classifications and correspondence tables that can be used in applications such as MS Access or MS Excel.

Abstract: The Classifications registry keeps updated information on Statistical Classifications maintained by the United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD). Downloadable classifications include International Standard Industrial Classification of All Economic Activities (ISIC), Central Product Classification (CPC), Standard International Trade Classification(SITC), Classification by Broad Economic Categories (BEC), Classification of the Functions of Government (COFOG), Classification of Individual Consumption According to Purpose (COICOP), Classification of the Purposes of Non-Profit Institutions Serving Households (COPNI), Classification of the Outlays of Producers According to Purpose (COPP) and International Classification of Activities for Time-Use Statistics (ICATUS). Rulings, corrections, interpretations and proposals for future revisions are recorded and can be viewed from the Registry entries link at this site. National Classifications section includes information on national practices in the area of classifications, covering activity and product classifications used in countries around the world.

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