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Nomenclatura de Actividades Economicas para Guatemala

Country / Area: Guatemala

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)Nomenclatura de Actividades Economicas para Guatemala (NAEG) - Guatemala: Economic Activities Nomenclature. Basada en la Clasificación Industrial Internacional - Uniforme International Standard Industrial ClassificationCIIU 3.0
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.Si
http://www.banguat.gob.gt/cuentasnac/TOMO_I.pdf/ Página 83
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?Se hizo una adapatación de la CIIU 3.0 creando la Nomenclatura de Actividades Economicas para Guatemala (NAEG), en donde en algunos casos se trabaja a nivel de clase y en otros, por grupo. Sin embargo lo que se publica es una mezcla de División y Categoría de tabulación.
2 (b)Please provide examples of the coding system used at each level.Ver:
http://www.banguat.gob.gt/cuentasnac/Tomo_II%20_2012.pdf Página 396
http://www.banguat.gob.gt/cuentasnac/TOMO_I.pdf/ Página 83
Relationship to international standards
3 (a)Is this classification based on (or linked to) an international standard classification? If yes, please describe.Sí, CIIU Rev.3
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)No es identica, ya que se introdujeron agregaciones y aperturas de acuerdo a las necesidas de la economía nacional.
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.Ver:
http://www.banguat.gob.gt/cuentasnac/TOMO_I.pdf/ Página 83
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.)Existe comparabilidad en la NAEG a nivel de categoría ocupacional de la CIIU 3.0
Por ejemplo:
Explotación de minas y Canteral
Industrias manufactureras
Suministro de electricidad, gas y agua
Entre otras.
Ver: http://www.banguat.gob.gt/cuentasnac/Tomo_II%20_2012.pdf Página 390 y 396
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.Se utiliza para encuentas económicas por parte del Banco de Guatemala.
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 aplica, esta nomenclatura es unicamente utilizada por el Banco Central.
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?Esta pregunta debe ser respondida por el INE.
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.)Esta nomenclatura fue publicada por el Banco Central en 2008.
5 (b)Please state the date of use of the classification for individual statistical programmes.No aplica.
5 (c)Are there existing plans for revision or update of the current classification?Si.
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 se contaba con una clasificación nacional.
5 (e)Please describe the link of the former classification to international classificationsNo aplica.
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 aplica.
5 (g)Do conversion tables exist between the former and current classification?No.
5 (h)When was the former classification implemented?No aplica.
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?Sí.
Ver: http://www.banguat.gob.gt/cuentasnac/TOMO_I.pdf/
6 (b)Do correspondence tables exist between the national and the international classifications (if applicable)?
Ver: http://www.banguat.gob.gt/cuentasnac/TOMO_I.pdf/ Página 83.
6 (c)Are correspondence tables between alternative and current classification available (if applicable)?No aplica.
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)Sí.
Ver: http://www.banguat.gob.gt/cuentasnac/TOMO_I.pdf/ Página 83.
6 (f)Are the correspondence tables or indexes available in electronic form?Sí.
Ver: http://www.banguat.gob.gt/cuentasnac/TOMO_I.pdf/ Página 83.
Contact information
7 (a)Name of institution / office responsible for the development and maintenance of the classificationBanco de Guatemala.
7 (b)Contact address, phone number, e-mail or website for public information and inquiryhttp://www.banguat.gob.gt/cuentasnac/
Other comments
9 (a)Please provide any other information on this classification that you consider relevant 

Source: UN questionnaire, 6/14/2013