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Country / Area: Venezuela

Classification category: Product 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 aplica
1 (b)In which language(s) is the classification available?No aplica
1 (c)Can the classification (or information about it) be accessed on the Internet? If yes, please provide the URL.Se han añdido niveles adicionales: Subclase, Flaprod
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?Siete (7) dígitos
2 (b)Please provide examples of the coding system used at each level.Sí, hay una tabla con códigos equivalentes
Relationship to international standards
3 (a)Is this classification based on (or linked to) an international standard classification? If yes, please describe.Banco Central de Venezuela
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. ine.gov.ve
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.)No se tiene precisión de la fecha, pero desde el censo de población y vivienda de 1950 se usa la CIIU. También en la encuesta de hogares por muestreo desde 1967, en la encuesta industrial anual, desde 1961, y el BCV como responsable de las cuentas nacionales
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.Ningún plan, pero de la asistencia al taller, pudiera surgir algún plan. En la encuesta de hogares por muestreo se usa la revisión 2 de la CIIU, pero se está implementando el tránsito a la revisión 3.
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.
  • Ministerio de Producción y Comercio
  • Banco Central de Venezuela (en las diferentes encuestas que realiza para obtener las cuentas nacionales)
  • Ministerio de Planificación y Desarrollo
  • Ministerio de Energía y Minas
  • Minsterio de Agricultura y Tierras
  • 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.)
  • Censos de población y vivienda
  • Censos económicos
  • Encuesta de hogares
  • Encuestas industriales
  • Encuestas al comercio y los servicios
  • 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?Todos los resultados provenientes de las encuestas señaladas y las cuentas nacionales
    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.)Español
    5 (c)Are there existing plans for revision or update of the current classification?Existe una tabla de equivalencia de códigos
    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
    5 (e)Please describe the link of the former classification to international classificationsNo
    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))
    5 (h)When was the former classification implemented?No hay
    Contact information
    7 (b)Contact address, phone number, e-mail or website for public information and inquiryInternational Standard Industrial of All Economic Activities (ISIC) / Clasificación de Productos de Venezuela (CPV)

    Source: UN questionnaire, 9/8/2003