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National Classifications

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)No se aplica
1 (b)In which language(s) is the classification available?La desviación de los estándares es el siguiente:
CategoríaA. Agricultura, Ganadería, Caza y Silvicultura
División01. Agricultura, Ganadería, Caza y Actividades de servicio conexas
Grupo011. Cultivos en general, cultivo de productos de mercado; Horticultura
Clase0111. Cultivo de cereales y otros cultivos, n.c.p.
Sub clase
1 (c)Can the classification (or information about it) be accessed on the Internet? If yes, please provide the URL.La estructura es igual a los estándares internacionales
 
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 mayor desagregación se presenta en el comercio al por mayor y menor y es a subclase de actividad (cinco digitos), el resto de las actividades es a clase de actividad (cuatro dígitos).
2 (b)Please provide examples of the coding system used at each level.Como se usa la misma estructura de la internacional no se aplica.
 
Relationship to international standards
3 (a)Is this classification based on (or linked to) an international standard classification? If yes, please describe.Dirección Nacional de Estadística y Censo
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)Luis Enrique Quesada
Director de Estadística y Censo
E-mail cgrdec@contraloría.gob.pa
Teléfono 210-4800
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.Avenida Balboa y Federico Boyd. 210-4887
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.)La C.I.I.U revisión 3 se aplicó en la Dirección de Estadística y Censo a partir de enero de 1990.
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.Las revisiones están contempladas para efectuarse antes del programa de los Censos Nacionales y se hace de acuerdo a las necesidades nacionales
 
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.
  • Dirección Nacional de Estadística y Censo
  • Ministerio de Trabajo y Desarrollo Laboral
  • Ministerio de Comercio e Industrias
  • Caja de Seguro Social
  • Ministerio de Desarrollo Agropecuario
  • Instituto Nacional de Formación Profesional
  • Asociación Panameña de Acuicultura
  • 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.)Entre las encuestas que utilizan esta clasificación están:
  • Encuesta entre Empresas No Financieras
  • Encuesta de Empleo, Ventas y Producción
  • Encuesta de Hogares
  • Directorio de Establecimientos
  • Estadísticas de Cuentas Nacionales
  • 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?El nivel de desagregación por encuesta es el siguiente
    Encuesta entre Empresas No FinancierasClase de actividad
    Encuesta de Empleo, Ventas y ProducciónDivisión
    Encuesta de HogaresClase de actividad
    Directorio de EstablecimientosSub-clase de actividad
    Estadísticas de Cuentas NacionalesClase de actividad
    Indice de Precio al por MayorGrupo de activididad
     
    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.)Directorio de Establecimientos - Subclase de actividad (5 dígitos)
    5 (b)Please state the date of use of the classification for individual statistical programmes.Español
    5 (c)Are there existing plans for revision or update of the current classification?La clasificación está disponible en forma electrónica
    5 (d)Name of former (previous) national classification (full name in both national tongue and in English with acronyms in brackets, should be given)No existe
    5 (e)Please describe the link of the former classification to international classificationsSe adoptaron las recomendaciones de la Clasificación Industrial Internacional Uniforme.
    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))Unos de los problemas que existe, es en cuanto a interpretación de la clasificación de las actividades de radio y televisión.
    5 (g)Do conversion tables exist between the former and current classification?Resultaría efectiva la asistencia a través de asesorías acompañadas de seminarios taller.
    5 (h)When was the former classification implemented?El Ministerio de Economía y Finanzas en la Dirección de Ingresos.
    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.Se desconoce si se aplican
     
    Supporting documents
    6 (a)Have national explanatory notes and/or guidelines been elaborated?No se aplica la pregunta
    6 (b)Do correspondence tables exist between the national and the international classifications (if applicable)?Desconocemos si existió
    6 (c)Are correspondence tables between alternative and current classification available (if applicable)?No se aplica la pregunta
    6 (d)Does a national coding index exist?No se aplica
    6 (e)Is the classification available in electronic form? If yes, in which formats is it available?(e.g. PDF, TXT, Excel, XML)No se aplica
    6 (f)Are the correspondence tables or indexes available in electronic form?No se aplica
     
    Contact information
    7 (a)Name of institution / office responsible for the development and maintenance of the classificationNo se aplica

    Source: UN questionnaire, 10/10/2003