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Clasificación de Actividades Económicas de El Salvador Rev. 4.0
(CLAEES 4.0)

Country / Area: El Salvador

Classification category: Activity classifications

General information
1 (a)Name of the current national classification (full name in official national languages and in English with acronyms in brackets, should be given)Clasificación de Actividades Económicas de El Salvador Rev. 4.0 [CLAEES 4.0]
Classification of Economic Activities of El Salvador Rev. 4.0 [CLAEES 4.0]
1 (b)In which language(s) is the classification available?En español
1 (c)Can the classification (or information about it) be accessed on the Internet? If yes, please provide the URL.http://aplicaciones.digestyc.gob.sv/Clasificadores/Sistema/Informacion/CLAEES/InformacionCLAEES.aspx
Classification structure
2 (a)Please describe the structure of the classification: How many levels does the classification have? (Please provide labels, such as “Division”, “Class”) How many categories exist at each level?Niveles y los Elementos por nivel
Sección: 21
División: 88
Grupo: 238
Clase: 419
Código (a la fecha): 2079
2 (b)Please provide examples of the coding system used at each level.A: Agricultura, ganaderia, silvicultura y pesca.
01: Producción agrícola, pecuaria, caza y actividades se servicios conexas.
011: Producción de cultivos estacionales.
0111: Cultivo de cereales excepto arroz, plantas leguminosas y semillas oleaginosas.
01111: Cultivo de cereales excepto arroz y para forrajes.
0111101: Cultivo de maíz.
Relationship to international standards
3 (a)Is this classification based on (or linked to) an international standard classification? If yes, please describe.CIIU REV. 4.0
3 (b)Is the classification structure identical to the international standard or, if not, how does it differ? (e.g. have additional levels been added to the international standard or have changes been made within the level of the international structure, such as aggregations or additional breakdowns)La clasificación nacional cuenta con dos niveles más que la norma internacional constituidos uno por cinco digitos a manera de subclase y otro por siete dígitos que especifica una actividad económica determinada.
3 (c)Please describe deviations from the international standard (in terms of structure, methodology or application rules). Please use examples, if a general statement is not possible.No existen desviaciones y se siguen las reglas de aplicación tal cual la norma internacional lo dicta.
3 (d)At what level of the international standard can data be reported for international comparison? (Please provide examples of programmes / indicators if reporting takes place at different levels of the classification.)Se pueden aportar datos a cuatro dígitos o sea a nivel de clase que es el máximo nivel de desagregación de la norma internacional.
3 (e)If no links to international classifications exist or no international standard is used, please state if there are plans to use international norms in the future.No aplica
Classification uses
4 (a)Please state for which statistical purposes (surveys etc.) this classification is used and if there are users outside of the Statistical Office. Please indicate at which level the classification is used for data collection and for data publishing.La clasificación nacional se utiliza en:
1. Encuesta económica anual SCN'93.
2. Encuesta económica trimestral.
3. Encuesta Índice de Precios al Productor (IPP).
4. Encuesta Índice de Volumen de la Producción Industrial (IVOPI).
5. Encuesta Índice de Precios Industriales (IPRI).
6. Encuesta Índice de Precios al Por Mayor (IPM).
7. Encuesta mensual de comercio.
8. Encuesta mensual de servicio.
9. Directorio económico.
Para la codificación de los datos se utiliza la clasificación nacional mientras que para la presentación de losmismos se hace uso de la clasificació a nivel internacional.
Si existen usuarios externos de la clasificación nacional.
4 (b)Please give the names of institutions that use the classification for non-statistical purposes (as opposed to statistical purposes in question 4(a)). Also indicate the kind of use (e.g. tax offices, social security, customs, enterprise register, employment services, work permits etc.)1. Ministerio de Hacienda.
2. Instituto Salvadoreño del Seguro Social.
3. Sistema de fondos de pensiones.
4 (c)Please indicate if alternative classifications are used by other institutions of the economy. Are these classifications available and useful for the Statistical Office?No.
Implementation / revision status
5 (a)Please state the date of the official adoption of the classification. If not yet adopted, please indicate the current state (e.g. in development, sent for approval, in printing, ready to be distributed etc.)Agosto 2008. esta terminada
5 (b)Please state the date of use of the classification for individual statistical programmes.1. Encuesta económica anual SCN'93. 2007 (*).
2. Encuesta económica trimestral. 2007 (*).
3. Encuesta Índice de Precios al Productor (IPP). 2012.
4. Encuesta Índice de Volumen de la Producción Industrial (IVOPI). 2012.
5. Encuesta Índice de Precios Industriales (IPRI). 2012.
6. Encuesta Índice de Precios al Por Mayor (IPM). 2012.
7. Encuesta mensual de comercio. 2012.
8. Encuesta mensual de servicio. 2012.
9. Directorio económico. 2011.
(*) Se utilizó una versión preliminar de la clasificación.
5 (c)Are there existing plans for revision or update of the current classification?No existen planes de revisión pero si la actualización se realiza un mantenimiento permanente de la Clasificación
5 (d)Name of former (previous) national classification (full name in both national tongue and in English with acronyms in brackets, should be given)Clasificación de Actividades Económicas de El Salvador Rev. 3.0 [CLAEES 3.0]
Classification of Economic Activities of El Salvador Rev. 3.0 [CLAEES 3.0]
5 (e)Please describe the link of the former classification to international classificationsLa CLAEES 3.0 está basada en la CIIU 3.0.
5 (f)Please describe the structure of the former classification and indicate the number of items at each level of the classification. (similar to question 2(a))Sección: 17
División: 60
Grupo: 160
Clase: 297
5 (g)Do conversion tables exist between the former and current classification?Si.
5 (h)When was the former classification implemented?2005.
5 (i)Are statistical data still collected or published according to the former classification? Please indicate if this statistical data is collected or published by the Statistical Office or elsewhere.Si, y son publicados por otra entidad.
Supporting documents
6 (a)Have national explanatory notes and/or guidelines been elaborated?No.
6 (b)Do correspondence tables exist between the national and the international classifications (if applicable)?N/A.
6 (c)Are correspondence tables between alternative and current classification available (if applicable)?No.
6 (d)Does a national coding index exist?No.
6 (e)Is the classification available in electronic form? If yes, in which formats is it available?(e.g. PDF, TXT, Excel, XML)PDF.
6 (f)Are the correspondence tables or indexes available in electronic form?Si.
Contact information
7 (a)Name of institution / office responsible for the development and maintenance of the classificationDirección General de Estadística y Censos. (DIGESTYC).
7 (b)Contact address, phone number, e-mail or website for public information and inquiryYolanda Lisette Valencia de Sermeño.
Tel: 2590-2137
E-mail: lisette.valencia@digestyc.gob.sv
Other comments
9 (a)Please provide any other information on this classification that you consider relevant 

Source: UN questionnaire, 14/06/2013