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Country / Area: Hungary

Classification category: Occupation classifications

General information
1 (b)In which language(s) is the classification available?Contains only activities are allowed to be carried out by sole proprietor.
1 (c)Can the classification (or information about it) be accessed on the Internet? If yes, please provide the URL.Szakmakód Jegyzék has got 6 levels, the first 4 levels correspond to the TEÁOR’03 (NACE Rev 1.1)
Contains only activities are allowed to be carried out by sole proprietor.
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?1203
Relationship to international standards
3 (a)Is this classification based on (or linked to) an international standard classification? If yes, please describe.Hungarian Central Statistical Office
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)Krisztina Hermann
Tel.: (36-1)345-6239
E-mail: Krisztina.Hermann@office.ksh.hu

Judith Tejnora
Tel.: (36-1)345-6239
E-mail: Judith.Tejnora@office.ksh.hu

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.Krisztina Hermann
Tel.: (36-1)345-6239
E-mail: Krisztina.Hermann@office.ksh.hu

Judith Tejnora
Tel.: (36-1)345-6239
E-mail: Judith.Tejnora@office.ksh.hu

Hungarian Central Statistical Office
Budgetary and Administration Department
1525 Budapest PF. 51.

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.)January 1st, 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.January 1st, 2005;
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 not only for statistical purpose. A part of the statistical register based on this classification and the group of the data-supplier is formed by it. Since the first 4 levels correspond to the TEÁOR’03 (NACE Rev 1.1), HCSO responsible for the elaboration and maintenance of the classification.
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.)Hungarian
5 (b)Please state the date of use of the classification for individual statistical programmes.Yes
5 (c)Are there existing plans for revision or update of the current classification?Yes
5 (d)Name of former (previous) national classification (full name in both national tongue and in English with acronyms in brackets, should be given)It has got national explanatory notes, but will be implemented only at January 1st, 2005.
5 (e)Please describe the link of the former classification to international classificationsThis classification has strong relation with the Hungarian law. Interpretation of the law is needed to maintain correctly the classification.
5 (g)Do conversion tables exist between the former and current classification?- Tax and Financial Control, document offices, sole proprietors
Supporting documents
6 (a)Have national explanatory notes and/or guidelines been elaborated?Szakmakód Jegyzék (Szakmakód)
Nomenclature for Codes of Professions (NCP)
6 (c)Are correspondence tables between alternative and current classification available (if applicable)?6
6 (d)Does a national coding index exist?1220
6 (e)Is the classification available in electronic form? If yes, in which formats is it available?(e.g. PDF, TXT, Excel, XML)Yes
6 (f)Are the correspondence tables or indexes available in electronic form?January 1st, 2003;
Contact information
7 (b)Contact address, phone number, e-mail or website for public information and inquiryNomenclature for Codes of Professions (NCP)

Source: UN questionnaire, 9/17/2004