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Klasifikacija Djelatnosti
(KD 2010)

Country / Area: Montenegro

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)KLASIFIKACIJA DJELATNOSTI 2010 (KD 2010), Statistical Classification of Economic Activities in the European Community, NACE Rev.2
1 (b)In which language(s) is the classification available?In our national language (Montenegrian) and in English language.
1 (c)Can the classification (or information about it) be accessed on the Internet? If yes, please provide the URL.YES, on our official web-site www.monstat.org
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?Classification have four levels. Labels are: section, division, group and class.
2 (b)Please provide examples of the coding system used at each level.C 25 25.9 25.91 Manufacture of steel drums and similar containers
Relationship to international standards
3 (a)Is this classification based on (or linked to) an international standard classification? If yes, please describe.Yes, the classification is based on NACE Rev.2.
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)Yes, the classification structure identical to the international standard.
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.In our classification deviations from the international standard don’t exist.
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.)Data can be reported for international comparison on the section and division level.
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.This classification is used for all statistical surveys who has enterprises or their parts or entrepreneurs as reporting units. For data collection classification is used on the class level. For publishing on the section and 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.)Tax authorithy, central register of business entities, Central bank 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.)Classification is adopted by Montenegrin Parliament on 1 of April 2011 year.
5 (b)Please state the date of use of the classification for individual statistical programmes.8 of April 2011 year.
5 (c)Are there existing plans for revision or update of the current classification?We plan to be harmonised and we will make all future revisions of this classification.
5 (d)Name of former (previous) national classification (full name in both national tongue and in English with acronyms in brackets, should be given)Nacionalna klasifikacija djelatnosti 1996 (NKD 1996), NACE Rev.1.
5 (e)Please describe the link of the former classification to international classificationsPrevious classification is corresponded with NACE Rev.1.
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))Previous classification had five levels.
5 (g)Do conversion tables exist between the former and current classification?Yes.
5 (h)When was the former classification implemented?15 of June 1996 year
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. We had last year double coding system but now we have only one classification.
Supporting documents
6 (a)Have national explanatory notes and/or guidelines been elaborated?Yes, and published on our official web site.
6 (b)Do correspondence tables exist between the national and the international classifications (if applicable)?Yes.
6 (c)Are correspondence tables between alternative and current classification available (if applicable)?Yes, on our web site.
6 (d)Does a national coding index exist? 
6 (e)Is the classification available in electronic form? If yes, in which formats is it available?(e.g. PDF, TXT, Excel, XML)Yes, in excel , PDF.
6 (f)Are the correspondence tables or indexes available in electronic form?Yes, in excel , PDF.
Contact information
7 (a)Name of institution / office responsible for the development and maintenance of the classificationStatistical office of Montenegro.
7 (b)Contact address, phone number, e-mail or website for public information and inquiryDepartment for register, IV Proleterske No 2, (+382)20 230-969.
Other comments
9 (a)Please provide any other information on this classification that you consider relevant 

Source: UN questionnaire, 8/6/2012