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National Classifications


(CIIU)

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)En El Salvador se utiliza la norma internacional y sobre ella se ha desarrollado y aplicado a las diferentes actividades.
1 (b)In which language(s) is the classification available?n/a
1 (c)Can the classification (or information about it) be accessed on the Internet? If yes, please provide the URL.La CIIU Rev. 3 comprende informacion economica a cuatro digitos. En El Salvador, se utiliza la misma estructura a nivel de 6 (seis) digitos
 
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 estructura es la siguiente:
EstructuraItems
Categoria17
Division60
Grupos159
Clase292
Sub clase1785
2 (b)Please provide examples of the coding system used at each level.Se acepta la misma clasificacion de Naciones Unidas hasta el nivel de grupo.
 
Relationship to international standards
3 (a)Is this classification based on (or linked to) an international standard classification? If yes, please describe.Direccion General de Estadistica y Censos, DIGESTYC
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)Lic. Uwaldo Paz Blanco,
Tel. 2765900 ext.145;
Email: uwaldo@hotmail.com
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.Direccion General de Estadistica y Censos, DIGESTYC
Avenida Juan Bertis no. 79
Ciudad Delgado, San Salvador.

Tel. 276-5900
Fax: 286-2505

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.)Hasta 2002 se aplico CIIU Rev.2.
Desde 2003 se aplica CIIU Rev.3
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.Se encuentra en proceso de aplicacion CIIU Rev.3 y se encuentra actualizada. Esto se realiza periodicamente a traves del Directorio de Estadisticas Economicas y Registros Administrativos de Empresas.

La revision se realiza tomando como base la clasificacion internacional.

 
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.En este momento se encuentra la DIGESTYC en proceso de estandarizacion la clasificacion CIIU Rev. 3 con otros productores de estadisticas que pertenecen al sistema estadistico nacional.

Los principales usuarios son el Banco Central de Reserva, BCR y las gremiales empresariales.

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.)La maxima agregacion que se utiliza es a nivel de sub clase (seis digitos) para toda la actividad economica
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?A nivel de directorios se tiene a seis dígitos. Para el censo economico de 1993 se tiene a nivel de 4 dígitos y para las encuestas se tiene a nivel de dos dígitos.
 
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.)Los lenguages informaticos son los siguientes:
Excel, Foxpro, Imps
5 (b)Please state the date of use of the classification for individual statistical programmes.Se encuentra en formato electrónico.
5 (e)Please describe the link of the former classification to international classificationsInterpretacion conceptual diferente y que algunas veces no se aplica para el pais. Asi como su manejo operativo del concepto.
Con repecto a la metodologia se dan problemas de interpretacion.
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))No se ha contado con asistencia internacional en la elaboracion del clasificador nacional

La clase de asistencia requerida es la siguiente:

  • Capacitacion en clasificadores
  • Asesoria programada para los clasificadores
  • Pasantias
  • 5 (g)Do conversion tables exist between the former and current classification?
  • Centro Nacional de Registros, CNR
  • Direccion de Impuestos Internos del Ministerio de Hacienda
  • Instituto Salvadoreño del Seguro Social, ISSS.
  • Direccion General de Renta de Aduanas, Ministerio de Hacienda
  • 5 (h)When was the former classification implemented?El Instituto Salvadoreño del Seguro Social, ISSS, utiliza la CIIU, informacion que es suministrada a la DIGESTYC.
    El Ministerio de Hacienda utiliza otro clasificador. Esa informacion no es utilizada por DIGESTYC.
    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 existe conversion con el Ministerio de Hacienda. Ellos utilizan otra clasificacion
     
    Supporting documents
    6 (a)Have national explanatory notes and/or guidelines been elaborated?Manual de Clasificacion Industrial Internacional Uniforme de las Actividades Economicas, CIIU Rev. 3
    6 (b)Do correspondence tables exist between the national and the international classifications (if applicable)?La clasificación anterior utilizada en la DIGESTYC fue la CIIU Rev.2 hasta el 2002
    6 (c)Are correspondence tables between alternative and current classification available (if applicable)?La clasificacion anterior a 2002 fue de 4 (cuatro) dígitos. Hasta grupo.
    6 (d)Does a national coding index exist?La estructura es la siguiente:
    EstructuraItems
    Grandes divisiones9
    Division33
    Agrupaciones72
    Grupos159
    Sub grupos1296
    6 (e)Is the classification available in electronic form? If yes, in which formats is it available?(e.g. PDF, TXT, Excel, XML)Existe la conversion de CIIU rev. 2 con CIIU rev. 3.
    La codificación se encuentra en el mismo tabulado.
    6 (f)Are the correspondence tables or indexes available in electronic form?La CIIU rev. 2 se aplico desde los primeros censos economicos
     
    Contact information
    7 (a)Name of institution / office responsible for the development and maintenance of the classification
  • Censo economico hasta 1992 y anteriores.
  • Encuestas economicas hasta 1998
  • 7 (b)Contact address, phone number, e-mail or website for public information and inquiryInternational Standard Industrial Classification of all Economic Activities, ISIC

    Source: UN questionnaire, 08/09/2003