Available Classifications
Alternate structures
Alphabetical Indexes
Correspondence Tables
Registry entries (corrections, case laws, ...)
Search the Registry
  
  
  
Free downloads
  
  
  
International Family of Classifications
National classifications
Meetings
  Statistical Commission
  Expert Group
  Technical Subgroup
  Workshops and Training
Newsletter
  Mailing list
Contact us
  
  
  
ISIC Rev.4
ISIC Rev.3.1
ISIC Rev.3
CPC Ver.2
CPC Ver.1.1
CPC Ver.1.0
SITC Rev.4
SITC Rev.3
more ...
 
ISIC 3 index
CPC 1.1 index
  
  

   Back to regional overview

National Classifications

Klasifikacija na proizvodi po dejnosti
(KPD 2008)

Country / Area: The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Classification category: Product 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)Klasifikacija na proizvodi po dejnosti, KPD 2008 (KPD 2008)
Classification of Products by Activity, KPD 2008 (KPD 2008)
1 (b)In which language(s) is the classification available?In macedonian (in english only some introduction).
1 (c)Can the classification (or information about it) be accessed on the Internet? If yes, please provide the URL.http://www.stat.gov.mk/KlasifikaciiNomenklaturi.aspx?id=3
http://www.stat.gov.mk/KlasifikaciiNomenklaturi_en.aspx?id=3 (only some introduction)
 
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?The Classification of Products by Activity, KPD 2008 has six hierarchical levels: Section, Division, Group, Class, Categorie and Subcategory.
The Classification of Products by Activity, KPD 2008 contains 21 Sectors, 88 Divisions, 261 Groups, 575 Classes, 1342 Categories and 3142 Subcategories.
2 (b)Please provide examples of the coding system used at each level.The coding system of each level of KPD 2008 is as follows:

1.a first level (Sections) consisting of headings identified by an alphabetical (latinic/cyrillic) code, (A/A – U/P),
2.a second level (Divisions) consisting of headings identified by a two-digit numerical code (01-99),
3.a third level (Groups) consisting of headings identified by a three-digit numerical code (01.1-99.0),
4.a fourth level (Classes) consisting of headings identified by a four-digit numerical code (01.11-99.00),
5. a fifth level (Categories) consisting of headings identified by a five-digit numerical code (01.11.1-99.00.1),
6. a sixth level (Subcategories) consisting of headings identified by a six-digit numerical code (01.11.11-99.00.10).

 
Relationship to international standards
3 (a)Is this classification based on (or linked to) an international standard classification? If yes, please describe.The Classification of Products by Activity, KPD 2008 regarding the content and structure is fully harmonized with the European Classification of Products by Activity CPA 2008.
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)The Classification of Products by Activity, KPD 2008 is completely identical to the European Classification of Products by Activity CPA 2008 (as established in the CPA Regulation (EC) No. 451/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 April 2008 establishing a new statistical classification of products by activity (CPA) and repealing Council Regulation (EEC) No. 3696/93).
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 deviations
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.)Because no deviations in terms of structure, for international comparison, data can be reported at each level of the European Classification of Products by Activity CPA 2008
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. 
 
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.The Classification of Products by Activity, KPD 2008 is used for collecting, processing and publishing of statistical data in the Republic of Macedonia. The Classification of Products by Activity, KPD 2008 is a part of the integrated and harmonized system of statistical classifications. As a manufacturing classification, it is designed by categories of products (goods and services) that have a common characteristic and which provide the basis for the preparation of production statistics, distributive trade, consumption, foreign trade and transportation of products.
For data collection the classification is used at the subcategory level, and for data publishing mostly at the division level.
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.) -
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? 
 
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.)The Classification of Products by Activity, KPD 2008 is adopted by a decision of the Government of the Republic of Macedonia of 28 July 2009 (Official Gazette of the Republic of Macedonia, No. 97/2009) as the central statistical classification of products by activity in which products are distributed according to the economic origin criterion and they are structured according to the activities of National Classification of Activities - NKD Rev.2.
5 (b)Please state the date of use of the classification for individual statistical programmes.Since 1 January 2010
5 (c)Are there existing plans for revision or update of the current classification?SSO constantly follows all activities in Eurostat about revision or updating of the CPA 2008, but for the present there are no plans for revision or update of KPD 2008 (nationally).
5 (d)Name of former (previous) national classification (full name in both national tongue and in English with acronyms in brackets, should be given)Klasifikacija na proizvodi po dejnosti, KPD 2002
Classification of Products by Activity, KPD 2002
5 (e)Please describe the link of the former classification to international classificationsThe Classification of Products by Activity, KPD 2002 was based on the European Classification of Products by Activity, CPA 2002 and in its content and structure was harmonized with CPA 2002.
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))The Classification of Products by Activity, KPD 2002, has six hierarchical levels: Section, Division, Group, Class, Category and Subcategory and one intermediate level (Subsections).
The Classification of Products by Activity, KPD 2002 contains 17 sections, 31 subsections, 62 divisions, 223 groups, 502 classes, 1146 categories and 2608 subcategories.
5 (g)Do conversion tables exist between the former and current classification?Yes
5 (h)When was the former classification implemented?Since January 2007
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.No
 
Supporting documents
6 (a)Have national explanatory notes and/or guidelines been elaborated?Yes
6 (b)Do correspondence tables exist between the national and the international classifications (if applicable)?Special correspondence tables between the national and the international classifications do not exist because The Classification of Products by Activity, KPD 2008 in its content and structure is completely harmonized and identical with the European Classification of Products by Activity, CPA 2008 (The correspondence tables made by Eurostat are used).
6 (c)Are correspondence tables between alternative and current classification available (if applicable)? -
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)Yes, Excel
6 (f)Are the correspondence tables or indexes available in electronic form?Yes
 
Contact information
7 (a)Name of institution / office responsible for the development and maintenance of the classificationState statistical office of Republic of Macedonia, Department for Statistical Business Register and economic classification
7 (b)Contact address, phone number, e-mail or website for public information and inquiryDame Gruev 4, 1000 Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
www.stat.gov.mk
 
Other comments
9 (a)Please provide any other information on this classification that you consider relevant 

Source: UN questionnaire, 27/08/2013