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Clasificacion Industrial Nacional Uniforme de todas las Actividades Economicas

Country / Area: Panama

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)CLASIFICACION INDUSTRIAL NACIONAL UNIFORME DE TODAS LAS ACTIVIDADES ECONOMICAS "CINU"
1 (b)In which language(s) is the classification available?ESPAÑOL
1 (c)Can the classification (or information about it) be accessed on the Internet? If yes, please provide the URL.http://www.contraloria.gob.pa/inec/Publicaciones/Publicaciones.aspx?ID_SUBCATEGORIA=55&ID_PUBLICACION=441&ID_IDIOMA=1&ID_CATEGORIA=11
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?LA CINU-2010 ESTA ESTRUCTURADA EN CINCO NIVELES QUE SON CATEGORIA , DIVISION, GRUPO, CLASE, SUB-CLASE
2 (b)Please provide examples of the coding system used at each level.Estructura de la CINU-2010
La CINU-2010 está estructurada en cinco niveles:

NivelesNúmero de nivelesIdentificación
Categoría21Código alfabético de 1 dígito
División88Código numérico de 2 dígitos
Grupo250Código numérico de 3 dígitos
Clase481Código numérico de 4 dígitos
Subclase219Código numérico de 5 dígitos

45Comercio al por mayor en Zonas Francas
451Venta al por mayor a cambio de una retribución o por contrata en Zonas Francas
4510Venta al por mayor a cambio de una retribución o por contrata en Zonas Francas
45101Agencias de importación y/o exportación comisionista

Relationship to international standards
3 (a)Is this classification based on (or linked to) an international standard classification? If yes, please describe.Naciones Unidas, Proyecto Final de Clasificación Industrial Internacional Uniforme de todas las Actividades Económicas (CIIU), Rev. 4. ST/ESA/STAT/SER.M/4/Rev.4
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)SI
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.Se agrego un digito adicional en nivel de la subclase EN LO REFERENTE AL COMERCIO
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.)A nivel de Clase
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.CENSOS DE POBLACION, ENCUESTAS DE MERCADO LABORAL, CENSO ECONOMICOS, ENCUESTAS ECONOMICOS entre otros
Ministerio de Trabajo y Bienestar Laboral, Ministerio de Comercio e Industrias, Direccion Nal. de Ingresos del Ministerio de Economia y Finanzas
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.)NO EXISTEN
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.)Noviembre 2009
5 (b)Please state the date of use of the classification for individual statistical programmes.Julio 2010
5 (c)Are there existing plans for revision or update of the current classification?Hasta el momento se mantiene la revision 4 solamente
5 (d)Name of former (previous) national classification (full name in both national tongue and in English with acronyms in brackets, should be given)CIIU Rev.3
(Clasificación Industrial nacional Uniforme de todas las actividades económicas, Rev.3)
ISIC Rev.3
(National Standard Industrial Classification of All Economic Activities, Rev. 3
5 (e)Please describe the link of the former classification to international classificationsMantenemos una relacion directa debido que en el proceso de adaptacion se raspetaron todas las recomendación de la Clasificacion Internacional
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))Estructura de la CINU-2000
La CINU-2000está estructurada en cinco niveles:

NivelesNúmero de nivelesIdentificación
Categoría18Código alfabético de 1 dígito
División51Código numérico de 2 dígitos
Grupo144Código numérico de 3 dígitos
Clase309Código numérico de 4 dígitos
Subclase129Código numérico de 5 dígitos

5 (g)Do conversion tables exist between the former and current classification?SI
5 (h)When was the former classification implemented?DESDE JULIO DEL 2000 HASTA JULIO DEL 2010
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
Supporting documents
6 (a)Have national explanatory notes and/or guidelines been elaborated?SI
6 (b)Do correspondence tables exist between the national and the international classifications (if applicable)?SI
6 (c)Are correspondence tables between alternative and current classification available (if applicable)?NO
6 (d)Does a national coding index exist?SI
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?SOLO LA QUE ESTA EN PDF PARA CADA VERSION
Contact information
7 (a)Name of institution / office responsible for the development and maintenance of the classificationCONTRALORIA GENERAL DE LA REPUBLICA, INSTITUTO NACIONAL DE ESTADÍSTICA Y CENSO (INEC)
7 (b)Contact address, phone number, e-mail or website for public information and inquiry(507) 5104800 Direccion del Instituto de Estadistica y Censo AVENIDA balboa y FEDERICO bOYD
Other comments
9 (a)Please provide any other information on this classification that you consider relevantPor ahora no.


Source: UN questionnaire, 30/08/2013