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Country / Area: Netherlands Antilles

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)Already adopted (see question 2).
1 (b)In which language(s) is the classification available?None, see question 2.
Relationship to international standards
3 (a)Is this classification based on (or linked to) an international standard classification? If yes, please describe.UNSD
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)Not applicable.
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.Not applicable.
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.National Accounts Section of the Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) and Population Census Section of the CBS.
Implementation / revision status
5 (d)Name of former (previous) national classification (full name in both national tongue and in English with acronyms in brackets, should be given)Not applicable.
5 (e)Please describe the link of the former classification to international classificationsNone.
5 (g)Do conversion tables exist between the former and current classification?Not known if used outside the CBS.
5 (h)When was the former classification implemented?Classifications by:

. Labour Department
. Chamber of Commerce
. Social Security Administration
. Tax Collector's Office

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, not yet attempted to do so.
Supporting documents
6 (a)Have national explanatory notes and/or guidelines been elaborated?ISIC, Rev.2

Source: UN questionnaire, 6/4/1999