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Country / Area: Slovakia

Classification category: Product classifications

General information
1 (c)Can the classification (or information about it) be accessed on the Internet? If yes, please provide the URL.8 levels. Sixth-level is identical to CPA. Two additional digits due to agricultural sector needs.
Relationship to international standards
3 (a)Is this classification based on (or linked to) an international standard classification? If yes, please describe.SO SR Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic
Mileticova 3
824 67 Bratislava 26
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)Head of department clasification
Monika Parimuchova
Mileticova 3
824 67 Bratislava 26

phone: ++421 2 50236 219
e-mail: Monika.Parimuchova@statistics.sk

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.http://www.statistics.sk
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.)1996
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.Following from national needs
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.Department of Agriculture
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.)- Monthly statement on sales of agricultural products from prime producers;
- Statement on agricultural plant sown area;
- Yearly statement on crop production;
- Yearly statement on fishing
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?Monthly collected data on sale of agricultural products from prime producers.
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.)Slovakian
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))INSEE-FR
5 (g)Do conversion tables exist between the former and current classification?Department of Agriculture
Supporting documents
6 (a)Have national explanatory notes and/or guidelines been elaborated?Jednotná klasifikácia výrobkov polnohospodárstva, lesníctva a vodného hospodárstva - "United Classification of Products of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management"
6 (e)Is the classification available in electronic form? If yes, in which formats is it available?(e.g. PDF, TXT, Excel, XML)Yes

Source: UN questionnaire, 4/1/2003