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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.3 code 7512


  • Tabulation Category: L - Public administration and defence; compulsory social security
  • Division: 75 - Public administration and defence; compulsory social security
  • Group: 751 - Administration of the State and the economic and social policy of the community
  • Class: 7512 - Regulation of the activities of agencies that provide health care, education, cultural services and other social services excluding social security

Explanatory note

This class includes public administration of programmes and administration of R&D policies and associated funds intended to increase personal well-being.
Administration of health care, promotion and protection programmes. Administration of primary, secondary, post-secondary and special retraining programmes. Administration of programmes to provide recreational and cultural services, such as performing arts or fitness and amateur sport programmes. Sponsoring of recreational and cultural activities. Distribution of grants to artists.
Administration of potable water supply programmes. Administration of refuse collection and disposal operations.
Administration of environment protection programmes, such as water purification and pollution control.
Administration of housing programmes.

Exclusions: Postal activities are classified in class 6411 and telecommunications are classified in class 6420.
Research and experimental development activities are classified in division 73.
Compulsory social security activities are classified in class 7530.
Education activities are classified in division 80.
Human health related activities are classified in group 851.
Sewage and refuse disposal and sanitation are classified in class 9000.
Activities of libraries, public archives, museums and other cultural institutions are classified in the appropriate class of group 923.
Sporting or other recreational activities are classified in class 9241 and 9249, respectively.

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